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George Edward GAHAN

Regimental number21345
Place of birthOrange, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTelephone constructor
Address186 Hereford Street, Forest Lodge, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife, Mrs May Blanche Gahan, 186 Hereford Street, Forest Lodge, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36A/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Frances GAHAN
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 April 1937
Age at death57
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, New South Wales

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