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Albert Cecil GILLIES

Regimental number4024
Place of birthMundulla, South Australia
SchoolMundulla Public School, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressKeswick, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Gillies, Mundalla, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date21 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 22 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 May 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death18.6
Age at death from cemetery records18
Place of burialRue-Petillon Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row H, Grave No. 25), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
62
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robeert and Mary GILLIES, Mundalla, South Australia

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