Albert GILHOOLEY

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GILHOOLEY, Albert

Service Number: 890
Enlisted: 1 January 1914
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 38th Infantry Battalion
Born: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, 1 August 1894
Home Town: Brunswick, Moreland, Victoria
Schooling: State School, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Bricklayer
Died: Killed In Action, France, 31 August 1918, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension
Plot V, Row N, Grave No. 8
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

1 Jan 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1
28 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 890, 38th Infantry Battalion, Melbourne, Vic.
20 Jun 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 890, 38th Infantry Battalion
20 Jun 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 890, 38th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Runic, Melbourne
12 Sep 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 38th Infantry Battalion, UK
13 Jan 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 890, 38th Infantry Battalion, SW to left leg sustained at Houplines. Evacuated to UK. Rejoined unit 2 September 1917.
4 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 890, 38th Infantry Battalion, Broodseinde Ridge
12 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 890, 38th Infantry Battalion, 1st Passchendaele
28 Mar 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 890, 38th Infantry Battalion, German Spring Offensive 1918
31 Aug 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 890, 38th Infantry Battalion

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