James Sidney GILLESPIE


GILLESPIE, James Sidney

Service Number: QX5877
Enlisted: 4 June 1940, Toowoomba, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/15th Infantry Battalion
Born: Toowoomba, Queensland, 27 July 1919
Home Town: Millmerran, Toowoomba, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Factory employee
Died: Killed in Action, Egypt, 1 September 1942, aged 23 years
Cemetery: El Alamein War Cemetery
El Alamein War Cemetery, El Alamein, Marsa Matruh, Egypt
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Millmerran War Memorial
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World War 2 Service

4 Jun 1940: Enlisted Private, SN QX5877, Toowoomba, Queensland
4 Jun 1940: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN QX5877, 2nd/15th Infantry Battalion
5 Jun 1940: Involvement Private, SN QX5877
1 Sep 1942: Involvement Private, SN QX5877, 2nd/15th Infantry Battalion, Libya/North Africa

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