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Hugh GILLIS

Regimental number296
Date of birth27 March 1895
Place of birthMoonta South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressMaitland, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Hugh J. Gillis, Maitland, South Australia
Enlistment date25 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 22 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 15 November 1918
Other details

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

Date of death27 June 1964
Age at death69
Place of burialMaitland Cemetery, South Australia

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