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Gordon Charles GOOCH

Regimental number857
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolCatholic
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStation hand
Addressc/o Miss Gooch, 108 Pyrmont Street, Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMiss Gooch, 108 Pyrmont Street, Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date17 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A51 Chilka on 26 June 1915
Date of embarkation incorrectly listed on Embarkation Roll as 7 June 1915.
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 10 November 1915
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 37), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
5
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Mary GOOCH
Date of death10 November 1915
Age at death22
Place of burialChatby Memorial Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 37)

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