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Maurice Walter GILSON

Regimental number1475
Place of birthSheffield England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
Addressc/o Mrs Morley, Dangarsleigh, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMrs Gilson, Sydney House, Gloriston-on-Sea, Norfolk, England
Enlistment date13 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 31 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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