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Charles Arthur GILKES

Regimental number136
Place of birthPreston Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOverseer
AddressKemtsford Heath, High Street, Hunters Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Hannah Mary Gilkes, Kemtsford Heath, High Street, Hunters Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 13 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class II)
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 28 January 1919

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