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Paddy LYNCH

Regimental number3865
Place of birthSheephills Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressY.M.C.A. Flinders Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Thomas Lynch, Warracknabeal, Victoria
Enlistment date15 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialDochy Farm New British Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. 8), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
97
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mary SYLVESTER (formerly LYNCH), Corowa, New South Wales, and the late Thomas LYNCH. Native of Areegra, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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