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Daniel SCANLAN

Regimental number1007
Place of birthPicton, New Zealand
SchoolSt Patrick's (Catholic) College, Wellington, New Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDentist
AddressAlbury, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinMother, Mrs Nellie Scanlan, Church Street, Palmerston, North NZ
Enlistment date31 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name43rd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 23 February 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death37
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialBailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 16), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
137
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Michael and Ellen SCANLAN, Palmerston North, New Zealand
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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