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Robert GILLETT

Regimental number5259
Place of birthPleasington England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
Address'Eccleston', Montague Road, Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Thomas Gillett, Blue Slate Farm, Samlesbury, Preston, Lancashire, England
Enlistment date18 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 31 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death26 July 1964

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