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William Andrew GILLIS

Regimental number711
Place of birthMaitland South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressMaitland, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Clara Gillis, Maitland, South Australia
Enlistment date4 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A45 Hessen on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollStaff Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 13 March 1919
Other details

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

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