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James Redmond GILBERT

Regimental number1948
Place of birthBright Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressColebrook Street, Brunswick, Melbourne,Vic
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMrs E Gilbert, 55 Colebrook Street, Brunswick, Melbourne,Vic
Enlistment date23 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 10 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 October 1915
Date of death5 October 1915
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row M, Grave No. 75), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
32
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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