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Malcolm GILLIES

Regimental number6626
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationArchitect
Address'Valetta', Shadler Street, Neutral Bay, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Gillies, Shadler Street, Neutral Bay, New South Wales
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Field Ambulance, Section A
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from
From Embarkation Rolls it is not possible to distinguish the embarkation details of individual officers and men: 6 officers and 156 others embarked on HMAT A11 'Ascanius' from Melbourne on 10 November 1915; 1 officer and 50 others embarked on HMAT A58 'Kabringa' from Melbourne on 8 November 1915; 1 officer and 16 others embarked on HMAT A2 'Geelong' from Adelaide on 12 November 1915; 1 officer and 4 others embarked on HMAT A13 'Katuna' from Adelaide on 9 November 1915; and
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Malcolm and Emily GILLIES
Other details

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

Date of death27 September 1927
Age at death32
Place of burialBarraba Cemetery, New South Wales

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