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Gordon McLeod WILSON

Regimental number14494
Place of birthJamestown, South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressMosman, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Georginia Alexandrina Dodds Wilson, Elfrida Street, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameAustralian Wireless Squadron 1, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Malwa on 25 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian New Zealand Wireless Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 11 August 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 14493 Sapper Allen John WILSON, 1st Australian Wireless Signal Squadron, returned to Australia, 22 March 1919.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death9 February 1952
Age at death58
Place of burialNowra Cemetery, New South Wales

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