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Archie GEES

Regimental number1874
Place of birthMaryborough Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressJohn Street, Maryborough, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Caroline Gees, John Street, Maryborough, Queensland
Enlistment date1 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1875 Driver James Walter GEES, 13th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 12 May 1919; 16481 Driver Robert Thomas GEES, 11th Field Company Engineers, returned to Australia, 4 July 1919.

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