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George Hanford GIBSON

Regimental number22407
Place of birthWestern Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer's assistant
AddressVincent Street, Leederville, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Reece, 86 Vincent Street, Leederville, Perth, Western Australia
Previous military service86th Infantry
Enlistment date20 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 23, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Annie GIBSON
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 May 1931
Age at death33
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery, Perth, Western Australia

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