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Joseph GILSON

Regimental number2417
Place of birthBombay India
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressNagambie, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs Rose Gilson, 220 St George's Road, Northcote, Victoria
Enlistment date10 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name58th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/75/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Bakery
FateReturned to Australia 15 January 1919
Date of death16 May 1955
Place of burialBoxhill Cemetery

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