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William Henry GIBSON

Regimental number1757
Place of birthMaryborough Victoria
ReligionSalvation Army
OccupationEngine cleaner
AddressMildura, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Harriet Gibson, Bourke Street, Maryborough, Victoria
Enlistment date14 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 October 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 October 1972
Age at death80
Place of burialBairnsdale Cemetery, Victoria

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