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Gilbert James MARSH

Regimental number20001
Place of birthEast Grensted England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine cleaner
AddressRoberts Road, Belmont, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J G Marsh, Roberts Road, Belmont, Western Australia
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 31
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Recommendation date: 5 October 1918

FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Medals

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 91
Date: 23 July 1919

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