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John Hilary LYNCH

Regimental number6957
Place of birthNyngan New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressNyngan, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinWife, Mrs Jane Lynch, c/o Walter Finn, Nyngan, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
FateDied of wounds 13 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records43
Place of burialTerlincthun British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 5), Wimille, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
91
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick and Mary LYNCH; husband of Jane LYNCH, Nyngan, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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