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John GANNON

Regimental number452
Place of birthIpswich Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
AddressLincoln Street, Stanmore, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinHonora Gannon, Lincoln Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 September 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 690 Pte William James GANNON, 2nd Field Ambulance, died of wounds, 5 May 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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