William John Robertson

First Name: 
William
Middle Name: 
John
Last Name: 
Robertson
Date of Birth: 
Thursday, December 22, 1892
Date Enlisted: 
Tuesday, February 3, 1914
Rank at Enlistment: 
Stoker
Service: 
Royal Australian Navy
Awards: 
1914/1915 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
Details: 

William Robertson (Service No 3662) was born in Wollongong, N.S.W.

When he was 21 years of age, William enlisted with the Royal Australian Navy in Melbourne in February 1914, before war was declared.  He nominated his wife, Lillian, as his next-of-kin.  He served on HMAS Australia as a stoker until discharged on 30th September 1925.

Sources: 
NAA: A6770, ROBERTSON W J

Images

Add new comment

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.
CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.