NameRobert Finlay Gordon, SN 14699, Service RecordBiographyDate of Birth: 18 October 1896, Samsonvale (Qld.)
Date of Death: 4 April 1960, Queensland
Buried: Mt Thompson Crematorium, Holland Park, Queensland
Robert's parents were James Gordon and Ellen Janet Veitch Grieve. He married Florence Mary Ruffles in 1915 and they had one child when Robert enlisted 3 May 1917. After enlisting Robert was transported to New South Wales. After a detailed medical study Robert was discharged as medically unfit on 27 September 1917. Died 4 April 1960, Brisbane. Robert's older brother Alexander  also enlisted but he died.Date01 January 1914 - 31 December 1920CustodianNational Archives of Australia - 01 Feb 1998 - PresentLocation of originalsOriginals held by the National Archives of Australia - NAA: B2455, GORDON R FLanguageEnglishOriginal formatLink to external source : Paper files and documents
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