Second LieutenantGILBERT, GILBERT GARNET

Died 18/03/1918

Aged 18

9th Bn.
King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)

Youngest son of John Brettell Gilbert and Sara Elizabeth Gilbert, of Wilton House, Ryde, Isle of Wight. Enlisted 30th Sept., 1915, attd. to No. 8 Officer Cadet Bn. (Lichfield) 4th Aug., 1916 gazetted to 3rd Dorset Regt. Nov., 1916. Born at Upwey Manor, Dorset.

Inscription

KILLED IN ACTION AFTER TWO YEARS ACTIVE SERVICE SO YOUNG, SO BRAVE

Buried at DOIRAN MILITARY CEMETERY

Location: Greece
Number of casualties: 895

Cemetery/memorial reference: V. E. 16.

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Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.