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Henry GILLANDERS

Regimental number2858
Place of birthAberdeenshire, Scotland
SchoolPublic School, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia24
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBaker
Addressc/o Mrs A Williams, "Kaiora", 39 Bourke Street, Waverley, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs Jean Helen Gillanders, c/o Mrs A Williams, 'Kaiora', 39 Bourke Street, Waverley, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name5th Field Ambulance, "B" Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/48/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Ambulance
FateKilled in Action 22 December 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialGuards' Cemetery (Plot IV, Row O, Grave No. 7), Lesboeufs, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
182
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Mary GILLANDERS. Native of Aberdeen, Scotland

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