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William GAIR

Regimental number4786
Place of birthBurwood, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressPeopls, Palace, Pitt Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinSister, Miss L Gair, Medlow Bath, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Star of England on 8 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Rose GAIR. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 May 1933
Age at death49
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery, New South Wales

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