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Gill, Herbert John (142/1047)

Place of Birth: Melbourne, VIC

Age: 27 years

Enlistment Details: Wednesday, 19 May 1915 – Melbourne, VIC

Service Number: 142/1047            view online service record

244 Burnley Street
Burnley, VIC

Next of Kin:
Mrs A Murphy (friend)
244 Burnley Street
Burnley, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Friday, 4 June 1915
Ship: HMAT Port MacQuarie A39
Port: Melbourne, VIC
Unit: 1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train

RTA: Friday, 3 March 1916
Discharged: Saturday, 12 August 1916

Re-enlisted 9 November 1916, Next of Kin: Olive Gill, 77 Station Street, Port Melbourne, Embarked: 20 December 1916, SS Matunga, Sydney. Discharged:8 December 1917.


  • Brian Membrey
    Posted August 24, 2016 2.12 pm 0Likes

    Second World War service :

    Born 22 July, 1888 (Melbourne), enlisted 23 June, 1942, served V351045, Private, 18 Battalion, locality on enlistment, East Brunswick Attested Melbourne, NOK Olive Gill. Discharged unknown

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