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John E GILLESPIE

Regimental number891
Place of birthKoroit, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStudent
AddressChesterfield Avenue, Malvern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, John Gillespie, Chesterfield Avenue, Malvern
Enlistment date8 October 1914
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/41/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A51 Chilka on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollStaff Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 11 April 1916
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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