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Garfield James GILBERT

Regimental number35105
Place of birthAuckland, New Zealand
ReligionMethodist
OccupationDraper
AddressWellington Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, John Gilbert, 163 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date9 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 April 1917
Place of enlistmentLaunceston, Tasmania
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 27
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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