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William Roberts GILLESPIE

Regimental number1576
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionCongregational
OccupationClerk
Address27 King William Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Isabel Gillespie, 27 King William Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT RMS Mongolia on 22 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
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Lieutenant


Unit: Australian Flying Corps
Promotion date: -

FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919
Other details

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

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