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Gilbert Alexander PARKER

Regimental number16027
Place of birthBunbury Western Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationTailor's cutter
AddressBlackburn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Parker, Whitehorse Road, Blackburn, Victoria
Previous military service26th Signal Company Army Engineers
Enlistment date7 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameAustralian Wireless Squadron 1, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Mooltan on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Wireless Signal Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919

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