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William GOSLING

Regimental number4728
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
ReligionBaptist
OccupationFarmer
AddressBribie Island via Landsborough, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emma Gosling, Bribie Island via Landsborough, Queensland
Enlistment date30 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mooltan on 12 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1918
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot III, Row D, Grave No. 3), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
107
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Emma GOSLING
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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