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Regimental number2685
Place of birthMoonee Ponds Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressCamberwell, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinSister, Miss Grace Kelleher, 12 Albert Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Enlistment date19 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 September 1918
Place of burialBellicourt British Cemetery (Plot III, row I, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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