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William GIBSON

Regimental number6110
Place of birthSouth Melbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
AddressBlague Villa, Berry Street, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, A Gibson, Blague Villa, Berry Street, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 12897 Gunner Alexander GIBSON, 4th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 29 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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