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Joseph Alexander LEHENY

Regimental number2855
Place of birthBrunswick Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCordite presser
Address3 Minnie Street, East Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Leheny, 3 Minnie Street, East Brunswick, Victoria
Enlistment date25 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 3807 Pte George Daniel LEHENY, 60th Bn, killed in action, 19 July 1916; 3530 Pte James Frederick LEHENY, 8th Bn, killed in action, 1 July 1916;
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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