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John George GILBERT

Regimental number2568
Place of birthYalgoo Western Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarm hand
AddressGreenough, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Charles Gilbert, Greenough, Western Australia
Enlistment date7 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 July 1960
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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