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Regimental number2939
Place of birthTerang Victoria
OccupationDairy farmer
AddressGlencairn, Heidelberg, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Alexander Gillies, Glencairn, Heidelberg, Victoria
Enlistment date10 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A1 Hymettus on 12 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 12 July 1918

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