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Keith Irvine GILL

Regimental number116
Date of birth--/08/1887
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, M.A.F. Gill, Moonbi House, Moonbi, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A29 Suevic on 21 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF1
Promotion date: 12 March 1916

Lieutenant


Unit: INF1 MGO
Promotion date: 12 August 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross


Work at Hazebrouck and near Chuignes on 23 August 1918.
Recommendation date: 28 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 13 October 1918
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

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