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Gordon DILLON

Regimental number1457
Place of birthGaribaldi, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressDurham Lead, via Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Dillon, Garibaldi, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A56 Palermo on 29 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No.
Date: 3 June 1919

Date of death25 July 1968
Place of burialChewton Cemetery

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