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Michael Joseph McAREE

Regimental number1639
Place of birthKyneton Victoria
Other NamesMcAree, MJ
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen McAree, Mitchell Street, Echuca, Victoria
Enlistment date27 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 19 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 June 1916
Date of death23 December 1918
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialEchuca Cemetery (Portion Roman Catholic, Plot B, Row LS, Grave No. 6A), Victoria
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
50
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mrs Ellen McAREE. Native of Kyneton, Victoria
Other detailsMedals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 December 1918
Place of burialEchuca Cemetery, Victoria

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