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Private Arthur Wilfred Gillam
Royal Newfoundland Regiment
Regimental # 454

Donated by Muriel Chislett

Born: August 1, 1896; Robinsons, NL
Occupation:  Railway Worker
Parents:  Charles and Lucinda (Atkins) Gillam
Enlisted:  September 8, 1914, St. John’s
Embarked: October 3, 1914, S. S. Forizal  to UK
August 20, 1915   Devonport for active service
Disembarked: Alexandria August 31, 1915
Embarked for Gallipoli  September 9, 1915
“Killed in that fateful action July 1, 1916.”
Honor Roll – Beaumont Hamel

Received by father Sept. 2, 1921:
Memorial Plaque

Victoria Medal
British War Medal


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