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William GILBERT

Regimental number2179
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Addressc/o Richard Gilbert, 38 Tress Street, Mount Pleasant, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Gilbert, 7 Thomson Street, Brown Hill, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date24 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 11 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Squadron Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919

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