The AIF Project

William Alexander GEAR

Regimental number5641
Place of birthGeelong Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
Address27 Waratah Street, Geelong, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs A S Gear, 27 Waratah Street, Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date20 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name2nd Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/21/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 27 July 1917

Print format