Biography

Death date: 03 May 1918
Death place: France
Final rank: Private
Service number: 3160 - First World War, 1914-1918
Unit: 57th Australian Infantry Battalion

Rolls and Awards

Roll of Honour

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of Death: 03 May 1918
  • Unit: 57th Australian Infantry Battalion

Collection Items

Photograph

P10550.671

Original grave marker for 3160 Private (Pte) Cyril Justin Joseph Gleeson, 57th Battalion. A farmer from Ceres, Vic, Pte Gleeson embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Medic (A7) on 16 December 1916. He died of wounds on 3 May 1918 and was buried in the Vignacourt cemetery. He was 20 years of age....

P10550.671

Timeline

Date of death 1918-05-03