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William GILBERT

Regimental number637
Place of birthLiverpool New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGrocer
AddressHarrington Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinBrother, G Gilbert, 'Trelba', Windsor Road, Petersham, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Machine Gun Company, 11th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death10 September 1956

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