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William Henry GILLIES

Regimental number674
Date of birth4 October 1899
Place of birthMundalla, South Australia
SchoolMundalla Public School, South Australia
Addressc/o Mrs Anderson, 7 George Street, Clifton Hill, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinWife, Mrs K Gillies, c/o Mrs Anderson, 7 George Street, Clifton Hill, Victoria
Enlistment date15 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 8, Reinforcement 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Understated age at enlistment.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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