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Gordon Christopher GARDNER

Regimental number3758
Place of birthManilla New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressBorah Crossing, Manilla, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sussana Gardner, Borah Crossing, Manilla, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 2 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollMachine Gun Corps Details
FateDeceased 8 April 1919
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialSutton Veny (St. John) Churchyard (Plot 82, Row L, Grave No. 2), Wiltshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
180
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Susannah GARDNER, West Manilla, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1831 Pte Cyril Thomas GARDNER, 33rd Bn, returned to Australia, 27 July 1917.

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