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Cyril Woodlock GALVIN

Regimental number5024
Place of birthGoondiwindi, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressBoggabilla via Goondiwindi, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 8.5"
Weight127 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Bridget Galvin, Boggabilla via Goondiwindi, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date4 February 1916
Place of enlistmentWarwick, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
FateReturned to Australia 22 November 1919
Discharge date9 March 1920
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3236 Driver William Bede GALVIN, HQ Mounted Division train, returned to Australia, 10 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Aeneas', 22 November 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Brisbane, 9 March 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 March 1926
Age at death36
Place of burialBoggabilla Cemetery, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, GALVIN Cyril Woodlock

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