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Herbert James GALE

Regimental number3819
Place of birthEdwardstown, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressSouth Road, Edwardstown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Gale, South Road, Edwardstown, South Australia
Enlistment date21 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 7 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 April 1917
Place of burialNoreuil Australian Cemetery (Special Memorial A, 20), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth GALE, Grange Road, Cottonville, South Australia. Commemorated in St Marys Anglican Churchyard, South Road, Adelaide, South Australia. Parents: John (d. 25 October 1943, aged 85) and Elizabeth (d. 10 May 1926, aged 69) GALE.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Date of death22

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