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John Joseph HANRATTY

Regimental number3227
Place of birthDublin, Ireland
Other NamesBOYD, Joseph
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBrushmaker
Addressc/o Parnell, Young Road via Grenfell, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Johnstone, Quay Street, Dundalk, Co Louth, Ireland
Enlistment date28 October 1914
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 17 November 1916
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground (Plot I, Row K, Grave NO. II), Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
12
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Served in AN & M.E.F. as 193, assumed name BOYD, Joseph Francis. Re-enlisted in A.I.F. as HANRATTY, John Joseph

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