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John LYNCH

Regimental number161
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationPlatelayer
AddressGundagai, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Lynch, Park Street, Temora, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
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Photo: Robert and Sandra Crofts
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsTrue name: James LYNCH; see also 425 John LYNCH
Date of death19 February 1947
Age at death67
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis (Sec. R.C. 4, 624), Sydney, New South Wales

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