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Regimental number966
Place of birthStawell, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of Christ
AddressNapier Street, Stawell, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Thomas Gilbert, Napier Street, Stawell, Victoria
Previous military serviceMember of Rifle Range.
Enlistment date15 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 20 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 16 November 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death23.11
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialAri Burnu Cemetery (Row F, Grave No. 26), Anzac, Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Louisa GILBERT
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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