Robert SLORACH

SLORACH, Robert

Service Number: 4201
Enlisted: 2 July 1915
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 22nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Landsborough, Victoria, Australia, 1891
Home Town: Landsborough, Pyrenees, Victoria
Schooling: Landsborough State School, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Farm Labourer
Died: 20 November 1956, cause of death not yet discovered, place of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
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World War 1 Service

2 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4201, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Melbourne, Vic.
2 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private
7 Mar 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 4201, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire
26 Aug 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 4201, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Mouquet Farm, GSW to right shoulder.
4 Aug 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Belgium. Reverted to ranks 15 October 1917 at own request.
20 Sep 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 4201, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Menin Road
4 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 4201, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Broodseinde Ridge
9 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 4201, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Battle of Poelcapelle
11 Apr 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 4201, 22nd Infantry Battalion, German Spring Offensive 1918, SW face (slight) and concussion. Evacuated to UK. Never rejoined unit.
14 May 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 4201, 22nd Infantry Battalion, RTA 12 December 1918 and discharged as MU (neurasthenia)
Date unknown: Involvement Private, SN 4201, 22nd Infantry Battalion

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