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Henry Walter Bolton GLEESON

Regimental number338
Place of birthClonmel, Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinJohn Joseph Gleeson, 15 Reginold Street, Dublin, Ireland
Enlistment date25 August 1914
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name8th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 26 September 1917
Date of death14 August 1949
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery
SourcesNAA: B2455, GLEESON Henry Walter Bolton

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