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John GILLESPIE

Regimental number77
Place of birthFalkirk Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressCarrington Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinBrother, E Gillespie, 13 Garrison Place, Falkirk, Scotland\
Enlistment date8 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919

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