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John Alphonsus GATELY

Regimental number8859
Place of birthElliminyt Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSlaughterman
AddressElliminyt, Colac, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, John Gately, Elliminyt, Colac, Victoria
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name2nd Divisional Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/90/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A39 Port Macquarie on 16 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death22 October 1969

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