Newcomb, Robert Alfred

Clerk who enlisted in the NSW Reinforcement 25 of the Australian Imperial Force in July 1918 after having previously been rejected as unfit for service; his chest measurements did not meet the standard. He embarked on 7 November 1918, just four days before Armistice Day. The troopship was recalled and he disembarked in November 1918.

Milestone
Born
Sydney
26 May 1893
Departed Sydney
SS Carpentaria
07 Nov 1918
Arrived Sydney
Riverina
28 Nov 1918
Died
Sydney
09 Jun 1982
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15 Jul 1918 - 12 Dec 1918
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