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Herbert GABELL

Regimental number7259
Place of birthPort Melbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLeather
AddressAbbotsford, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Gabell, 8 Duke Street, Abbotsford, Victoria
Enlistment date4 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 7255 Pte Richard GABELL, 5th Bn, killed in action, 23 August 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 October 1924
Place of burialBurwood Cemetery

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