Private Noel James Gillespie

Australian Infantry, A.I.F.

Died: Saturday 6 October 1917 (aged 27)

Connected records

Record:
GILLESPIE, NOEL JAMES
Additional information:
Son of Alexander and Jane Gillespie, of Lake Boga, Victoria, Australia.
Cemetery:
LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
IV. E. 26.
Country:
France

Possible matches

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Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1736580)
Name recorded:
Private Gillespie, Noel James 5081
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10093124)
Name recorded:
Private Noel James Gillespie 5081
Unit:
7th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
Australian Red Cross Wounded and Missing Files (R1489784)
Name recorded:
Private Gillespie, Noel James 5081
Unit:
7th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P10339867)
Name recorded:
Private Noel James Gillespie 5081
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
1 April 1916
Record identifier:
Roll of Honour (R1730397)
Name recorded:
Private Gillespie, Noel James 5081
Unit:
7th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P10333699)
Name recorded:
Private Noel James Gillespie 5081
Unit:
7th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of death:
6 October 1917
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Name:
Lieutenant Gillespie
Context:
other
Date:
1 Oct 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 283)
Name:
Lieutenant J K Gillespie
Context:
promotion
Date:
6 Oct 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (7, 13, 16, 36, Companies A.S.C.). (page 312)