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Ross MAHONEY

Regimental number25810
Place of birthMount Pleasant, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWicker worker
AddressKensington Park, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19.6
Height5' 5.5"
Weight138 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Mahoney, Uxbridge Street, Kensington Park, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 11 months in the Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date8 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 18
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Brian McLauchlan
Discharge date1 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Durham', 22 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 1 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 December 1966
Place of burialPayneham Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, MAHONEY Ross

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