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William GUNN

Regimental number2567
Place of birthEdinboro England
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Anderson, Kwobrupp, Katanning, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, John Gunn, Portobello, Scotland
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentProvisional CPL
Unit name28th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPROV CPL
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 1 September 1916
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot X, Row A, Grave No. 19), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
152
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Helen GUNN, 34 Park Avenue, Portobello, Scotland. Native of Scotland

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