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John William LYNCH

Regimental number5645
Place of birthDrouin Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationEngine driver
AddressCare John Ball, Berrigan, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, Michael Lynch, California, USA
Enlistment date15 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 November 1917
Date of death31 January 1948
Place of burialPreston Cemetery

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