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John James GAUL

Regimental number5389
Place of birthRichmond
SchoolState School, Richmond, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFellmonger
Address79 Balmain Street, South Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Gaul, 79 Balmain Street, South Richmond, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date6 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. 18), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
46
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Lucy GAUL, 79 Balmain Street, South Richmond, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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