The original grave of Lieutenant Geoffrey Ochiltree Robertson, 9th Light Horse Regiment. A ...

Accession Number P03339.002
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print other than silver gelatin
Date made 9 July 1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Description

The original grave of Lieutenant Geoffrey Ochiltree Robertson, 9th Light Horse Regiment. A grazier of Goroke, Vic, he embarked as a trooper, service number 607, with C Squadron on HMAT Karroo (A10) on 11 February 1915. He was later prmoted to the rank of Lieutenant. He was wounded at Bada Sinai and died on 13 August 1916, aged 20. He is buried at the Kantara cemetery in Egypt and .

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