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James Arthur GILBERT

Regimental number142
Place of birthAdaminaby, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, Adaminaby, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressHilltop, Adaminaby, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Gilbert, Hilltop, Adaminaby, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A25 Anglo-Egyptian on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 7 July 1917
Age at death25
Place of burialDar Es Salam (Sea View) Cemetery (Plot V, Row A, Grave No. II), East Africa
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Annie GILBERT, Hilltop, Adaminaby, New South Wales

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