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Daniel Thomas LEAHY

Regimental number18638
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
SchoolState School and Christian Brothers (Catholic) School, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address'Sheanmore', Gayndah, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, Michae3l Leahy, 'Sheanmore,' Gayndah, Queensland
Enlistment date26 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameMay 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 8 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Company Engineers
FateKilled in Action 17 May 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death33
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialAdelaide Cemetery (Plot III, Row L, Grave No. 2), Villers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Michael and Bridget LEAHY, Duggett Street, Valley, Brisbane

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