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Charles Frank GILLING

Regimental number2910
Place of birthNorwood South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStationer
AddressGeraldton, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lena Laurie, 241 Beaufort Street, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date10 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 September 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death19 January 1925
Age at death33
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 7 East, Grave No. 6), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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