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John Patrick HARRINGTON

Regimental number7019
Place of birthEchuca, Victoria
SchoolWamboota State School
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm hand
AddressPerricotta Road via Moama, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J J Harrington, Perricotta Road via Moama, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 April 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, 1918, France
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XI, Row D, Grave No. 5), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
72
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary HARRINGTON, Perricoota, Moama, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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