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William Edward GILLON

Regimental number397
Place of birthCharters Towers Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationHorse driver
Address14 Teddington Road, Victoria Park, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, James Gillon, Frederick Street, Belmont, Western Australia
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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