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Australian Imperial Forces

1914-1918

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Albert Frederick GANDER

Regimental number: 7004
Religion: Church of England
Occupation: Farm hand
Address: Narre Warren, Victoria
Marital status: Single
Age at embarkation: 28
Next of kin: Father, Mr A GANDER, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Enlistment: Date 20 October 1916
Date of Enlistment from Nominal Roll: 18 October 1916
Rank on enlistment: Private
Unit name: 7th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number: 23/24/4
Embarkation details: Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal Roll: Private
Unit from Nominal Roll: 7th Battalion
Fate: Returned to Australia 4 May 1917


Arthur John GANDER

Regimental number: 209
Religion: Church of England
Occupation: Railway employee
Address: Blacktown, New South Wales
Marital status: Single
Age at embarkation: 29
Next of kin: Mother, Mrs Rachel GANDER, Blacktown, New South Wales
Enlistment: Date 26 August 1914
Rank on enlistment: Private
Unit name: 9th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number: 23/26/1
Embarkation details: Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 S.S. Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal Roll: Private
Unit from Nominal Roll: 49th Battalion
Fate: Returned to Australia 8 October 1918


Frederick GANDER

Regimental number: 1550
Religion: Church of England
Occupation: Blacksmith
Address: Post Office Hallam, Hallam, Victoria
Marital status: Single
Age at embarkation: 30
Next of kin: Father, A GANDER, Burt Street, Cottesloe, Western Australia
Enlistment: Date 6 September 1918
Rank on enlistment: Private
Unit name: Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force, Army Medical Corps
AWM Embarkation Roll number: 23/112/5
Embarkation details: Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Melusia on 13 June 1918
Embarkation details: Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board SS Melusia on 16 September 1917
Miscellaneous details: (Nominal Roll) Name does not appear on Nominal Roll


George Robert GANDER

Regimental number: 6795
Place of birth: Toowoomba, Queensland
School from Roll of Honour: South Toowoomba State School, Toowoomba, Queensland
Religion: Salvation Army
Occupation: Gasfitter
Address: Toowoomba, Queensland
Marital status: Single
Age at embarkation: 22
Next of kin: Mother, Mrs Jane GANDER, Neil Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Previous military service: 11th Infantry; Served in the Junior and Senior Cadets
Enlistment Date: 9 February 1917
Rank on enlistment: Private
Unit name: 26th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number: 23/43/5
Embarkation details: Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 14 June 1917
Rank from Nominal Roll: Private
Unit from Nominal Roll: 52nd Battalion
Fate: Killed in Action 5 April 1918
Place of death or wounding: Dernancourt, France
Age at death: 23
Age at death from cemetery records: 23
Commemoration details: Australian National Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, France


James Reginald GANDER

Regimental number: 6620
Religion: Church of England
Occupation: Fireman
Address: Terminus Hotel, Brighton Beach, Victoria
Marital status: Single
Age at embarkation: 22
Next of kin: Mother, Mrs A GANDER, 24 Stoneham Road, Hove, Sussex, England
Enlistment Date: 15 May 1916
Rank on enlistment: Private
Unit name: 6th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number: 23/23/5
Embarkation details: Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal Roll: Private
Unit from Nominal Roll: 6th Battalion
Fate: Returned to Australia 21 April 1918


John Henry GANDER

Regimental number: 820
Religion: Church of England
Occupation: Labourer
Marital status: Single
Age at embarkation: 31
Next of kin: Father, William GANDER, 37 Upper Street, Dennybottom, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England
Enlistment Date: 31 March 1915
Rank on enlistment: Private
Unit name: 22nd Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number: 23/39/1
Embarkation details Unit: embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal Roll: Private
Unit from Nominal Roll: 22nd Battalion
Fate: Killed in Action 27 July 1916
Place of burial: Pozieres British Cemetery (Plot III, Row H, Grave No. 28), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial 96


Percy Wallace GANDER

Regimental number: 486
Religion: Church of England
Occupation: Labourer
Address: Imperial Coffee Palace, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Marital status: Single
Age at embarkation: 19
Next of kin: Father, Albert GANDER, Imperial Coffee Palace, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Enlistment Date: 21 January 1916
Date of Enlistment from Nominal Roll: 14 January 1916
Rank on enlistment: Private
Unit name: 44th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number: 23/61/1
Embarkation details: Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal Roll: Private
Unit from Nominal Roll: 44th Battalion
Fate: Returned to Australia 16 December 1917


Stanley GANDER

Regimental number: 3583
Religion: Church of England
Occupation Engine: fitter
Address: Blacktown, New South Wales
Marital status: Single
Age at embarkation: 25
Next of kin: Mother, Mrs Rachael GANDER, Richmond Road, Blacktown, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment Date: 22 November 1916
Rank on enlistment: Private
Unit name: 1st Pioneer Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number: 14/13/4
Embarkation details: Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 January 1917