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James Alfred GILLEN

Regimental number7243
Place of birthWagga Wagga New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressRedfern, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs F A M Gillen, 118 Turner Street, Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date7 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 24 April 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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