William GILLIS

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GILLIS, William

Service Number: 1836
Enlisted: 10 March 1916, Toowoomba
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 42nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Doctors Creek, Goombungee, Queensland, Australia, 24 May 1893
Home Town: Toowoomba, Toowoomba, Queensland
Schooling: Rangeville State School, Toowoomba, Queensland
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in action, France, 14 February 1917, aged 23 years
Cemetery: Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres
IV. E. 24.
Memorials: 42nd Infantry Battalion AIF Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Maitland War Memorial, Toowoomba Roll of Honour WW1
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World War 1 Service

10 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1836, 42nd Infantry Battalion, Toowoomba
16 Aug 1916: Involvement Private, SN 1836, 42nd Infantry Battalion
16 Aug 1916: Embarked Private, SN 1836, 42nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Boorara, Brisbane
14 Feb 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1836, 42nd Infantry Battalion

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