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Regimental number1544
Place of birthLeichhardt
ReligionChurch of England
AddressFortescue Street, Chiswick, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Jennie Gorrick, Fortescue Street, Chiswick, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 23 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 9 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 7), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Herbert and Anne GORRICK, 'Bumbaldry', Wentworthville, New South Wales
Other details

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

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