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Arthur Herbert GILHAM

Regimental number637
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
SchoolLefroy State School, Lefroy, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanic
AddressBoundary Hotel, West End, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Gilham, Lefroy, Tasmania
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date30 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 3, Reinforcement 11
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 August 1918
Place of death or woundingHarbonnieres, France
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot IV, Row I, Grave No. 5), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
56
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Mary GILHAM

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