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Gilbert HARDING

Regimental number7356
Place of birthParramatta, New South Wales
SchoolParramatta North Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOrchardist
AddressKanwal, via Wyong, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Harding, Kanwal, via Wyong, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWorked as an attendant in the hospital for Insane.
FateDied of wounds 15 August 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row B, Grave No. 33), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
36
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Provis and Elizabeth HARDING; husband of Edith HARDING, Kanwal, Wyong, New South Wales. Native of Parramatta, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother in Law; Pte E.R. Tennell No. 2252, drowned at sea (accidentally).
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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