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John FLYNN

Regimental number2361
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolMarist Brothers High School, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
Address175 Palmer Street, Woolloomooloo, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, John Thomas Flynn, 175 Palmer Street, Woolloomooloo, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 14 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 January 1917
Place of death or woundingFlers, France
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBulls Road Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 24), Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
29
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Thomas and Johanna FLYNN, 175 Palmer Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales. Native of Sydney, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsNil

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