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Robert Laing GILLESPIE

Regimental number1393
Place of birthHomebush New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStation book-keeper
AddressAncona, Malvern Avenue, Croydon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Daly Gillespie, Ancona, Malvern Avenue, Croydon, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 July 1915
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 23 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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