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Gordon Ellis GALL

Date of birth12 March 1881
Place of birthNottingham, England
SchoolMansfield Grammar School, and St Cuthbert's College, Nottingham, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRegistrar of Dioceses of Brisbane
AddressToowong, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Height5' 5.5"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs K M Gall, c/o Mrs L Corrie, 18 Bowen Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date21 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 January 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 8th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division Artillery


Promotion date: 1 August 1917

FateReturned to Australia 18 February 1918
Discharge date25 May 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia, 18 February 1918; disembarked Sydney, 15 April 1918, for onward travel to Brisbane; appointment terminated (discharged), Brisbane, 25 May 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 February 1947
Age at death66
SourcesNAA: B2455, GALL Gordon Ellis

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