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Gordon Joseph Francis DARLING

Regimental number38200
Date of birth15 April 1894
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
SchoolHahndorf College, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPastoralist
AddressStonehenge, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Joseph Darling, Stonehenge, Tasmania
Enlistment date25 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 31
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 23 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Wounded in action (gas).

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death14 March 1959
Age at death65
Place of burialOatlands Uniting Cemetery, Tasmania

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