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Robert E. Tait

Bombardier

12th Field Artillery Brigade

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Alba
  • Planted By: Miss G. James
  • Plaque: 3629

Additional Info

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Biography

Robert Edmund Tait was born in Geelong, but enlisted from Toorak as a watchmaker on 24th May 1916. He was 24 years old and single. He was drafted to 12th Australian Field Artillery Brigade, with Regimental No. 28327. On the 4th November 1918 he died in Graylingwell War Hospital, UK and is buried in Chichester Cemetery, Sussex, UK. His brother was Lawrence Tait (Tree No. 3631).
Tree No. 3629

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour