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William Robert GIBSON

Regimental number3968
Place of birthLower Nile, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressCarrick, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs M A Gibson, Carrick, Tasmania
Enlistment date18 August 1915
Place of enlistmentClaremont, Tasmania
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT RMS Orontes on 24 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 June 1916
Other details

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

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