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William GILLESPIE

Regimental number6307
Place of birthDunedin, New Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationHorse driver
AddressForest Lodge, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs S A Gillespie, 31 Lodge Street, Forest Lodge, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 October 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 January 1918

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