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Albert GIBBON

Regimental number385
Place of birthSale, England
SchoolSt Anns, Sale, England
Age on arrival in Australia19
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSeaman
Address...
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Gibbon, 196 Mt Pleasant Cross Street, Sale Cheshire, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date21 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 23 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death23 August 1915
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row K, Grave No. 74), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
69
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Francis and Elizabeth GIBBON, 196 Cross Street, Sale, Cheshire, England
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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