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William Alexander GILCHRIST

Regimental number22238
Place of birthWoodend Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCivil engineer
Address3 Ryburne avenue, Upper Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinWife, Mrs Constance Gilchrist, 3 Ryburne avenue, Upper Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date25 October 1917
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameEngineering Field Companies, General Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 21 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Company Engineers
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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