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Jack GAGHAN

Regimental number2370
Place of birthTarcowie, South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressTarcowie, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 9"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Gaghan, Arwakurra PO, Arwakurra, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date24 March 1915
Place of enlistmentKeswick, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 23 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919
Discharge date6 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Kildonian Castle', 21 March 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 6 July 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, GAGHAN Jack

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