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Percy Alexander GIBBS

Regimental number2112
Place of birthParkside, South Australia
SchoolParkside Public School, South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationBoundary rider
AddressGeorge Street, Parkside, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinBrother, Arthur Geo. Gibbs, George Street, Parkside, South Australia
Enlistment date16 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 16 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Squadron
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWounded Palestine, died No. 14 Australian Hospital.
FateDied of wounds 12 November 1917
Age at death38
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row F, Grave No. 339), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
180
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Emily GIBBS

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