Francis John GILMOUR

Birthplace
Scotland
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Miner
Enlisted
19-February-1915
Place
Brisbane
Age
24
Status
Single
Service No
371
Rank
Private
Unit
25th Battalion B Company
Embarked
29-June-1915
Place
Brisbane
Active Service
Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
How Died
Died of disease
Date
1-July-1919
Place
Jubilee Sanatorium, Dalby
Cemetery or Memorial
N/A
Notes

Francis Gilmour served at Gallipoli from September to December 1915. He arrived in France in March 1916. A year later he was wounded in the neck and right ear in March 1917 and was hospitalised in London, re-joining his unit in December. He returned to Australia in January 1918 suffering from hearing loss. He died from tuberculosis at the Jubilee Sanatorium at Dalby on 1 July 1919.

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