Gilbert Ivan Clifton ROBERTSON

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ROBERTSON, Gilbert Ivan Clifton

Service Number: 1563
Enlisted: 16 March 1915, Enlisted at Keswick, SA
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 27th Infantry Battalion
Born: Edenhope, Victoria, Australia, 1896
Home Town: Mount Gambier, Mount Gambier, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Illness - Meningitis, Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt, 13 July 1915
Cemetery: Cairo War Memorial Cemetery
Row B, Grave 327
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Casterton War Memorial, Mount Gambier War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

16 Mar 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1563, 27th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Keswick, SA
31 May 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1563, 27th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
31 May 1915: Embarked Private, SN 1563, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Geelong, Adelaide

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Charlotte Robertson of 'Rosaville', Mount Gambier, SA; brother of W.J. Robertson of Dergholm, Vic.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal