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Joseph Gillis

Born:
15 Tammuz 5652 (10 July 1892)
Died:
1 Iyyar 5677 (23 April 1917)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
GIL7893
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
15 Tammuz 5652 (10 July 1892)
Place of birth:
Sunderland

Death

Date of death:
1 Iyyar 5677 (23 April 1917)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
Arras
Cause of death:
Killed in Action
Burial place:
Arras Memorial

Places

Addresses

Family Home:
7 Rectory Road, Sunderland (1911)

Schools

Name:
Cowan Terrace Council School
Name:
Bede Higher Grade School

Synagogues

Name:
Moore Street Synagogue, Sunderland
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Family

Siblings

David Gillis (male)
Solomon Gillis (male)
Esther Gillis (female)
Bezalel Gillis (male)
Eliezer Gillis (male)
Chipo Gillis (female)
Sheba Gillis (female)

Parents

Father: Charles Gillis (male)
Mother: Sarah Franks (female)

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Military record no.:
235140
Date enlisted/conscripted:
1912
Date discharged/death:
23 April 1917
Rank at discharge/death:
Private
Sustained injuries:
Inflammation of the Lymph Glands
Invalided out of service:
10 July 1916
Returned to service:
14 July 1916
Assignments
Regiment:
Yorkshire Regiment
Battalion/unit:
4th Battalion
Posting:
Arras

Roll of Honour

J. GILLIS, 28 April 1917

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Private
Date of Death:
23/04/1917
Age:
24
Regiment / service:
4th Bn., Yorkshire Regiment
Cemetery:
Grave reference:
Bay 5.
Additional information:

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