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Walter Ernest GIBAUD

Regimental number2322
Place of birthFitzroy, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Address439 Geroge Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinSister, Miss Emma Gibaud, c/o Mrs J Booth, 'Ophir', Central Otago, New Zealand
Enlistment date26 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 October 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 21 October 1917
Age at death20
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXV, Row G, Grave No 18A), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, GIBAUD Walter Ernest

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