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Myles Edward McCONNELL

Regimental number73
Place of birthDunedin, New Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationElectrician
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs E McConnell, 24 Durham Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Place of enlistmentMorphettville, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name3rd Field Company Engineers, Headquarters, Section 1, Section 2 and Section 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A2 Geelong on 22 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 28 January 1916
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death4 April 1963
Age at death76
Place of burialOmaka Cemetery, Blenheim, New Zealand

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