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Edward Partick GILLETT

Regimental number81
Place of birthCowra, New South Wales
SchoolPicton Public School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLocomotive driver
AddressAuburn, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, William Gillett, 7 Mona Street, Auburn, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameSection 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Broad Gauge Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery (Portion Catholic, Row P, Grave No. 39), Adelaide
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mrs Catherine GILLETT. Native of Cowra, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: Cecil, killed 11 January 1917, buried Montauban, France

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