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Robert William Edward GIBBS

Regimental number2374
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
AddressNew Farm, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinSister, Mrs I Gilchrist, Vale Street, Prahran, Victoria
Enlistment date8 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 8 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 June 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be Robert William Gibbs on NR
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death2 May 1949

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