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William Hoskin GIBSON

Regimental number338
Place of birthLeighton England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSailmaker
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinSister, Mrs Jane Martlew, Jersey Villa, Halton Brook, Runcorn, Liverpool, England
Enlistment date18 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 14, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Machine Gun Company
FateDied of wounds 11 March 1917
Place of burialDernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VI, Row D, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
178

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