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Soldier profiles

Name : PHILPOTS, ROBERT S.
Service Number : VX22793
Date of Birth : 05/10/1916
Place of Birth : GLENHUNTLY, VIC
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 06/06/1940
Locality on Enlistment : HUGHESDALE, VIC
Place of Enlistment : CAULFIELD, VIC
Next of Kin : PHILPOTS, MARJORIE
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : LIEUTENANT
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) :
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : NEW GUINEA?
Actions :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : 12/11/1945
Date Died : ??/08/2010
Age at Death : 93
Community Roll of Honour : N/A
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : N/A
K.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
D.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
M.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. (location/s) : NO
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. Camps (details) : N/A
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : N/A
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : NO
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6227711 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll

Background : Was involved in first forming but not sent to Middle East.