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Roy Erwin GILBERT

Regimental number1643
Place of birthCambridge Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
AddressCambridge, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Edward Gilbet, Cambridge, Tasmania
Enlistment date4 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 10), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
132
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Selina GILBERT, "Craigon", Cambridge, Tasmania

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