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Norman McCLEARY

Regimental number3449
Place of birthCollingwood, Victoria
SchoolPrinces Hill State School, Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationRubber worker
AddressNorth Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Minnie McCleary, 595 Lygon Street, North Carlton, Victoria
Enlistment date14 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1918
Age at death24.4
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot VII, Row F, Grave No. 7), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
168
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Albert and Minnie Catherine MCCLEARY, 155 Evans Street, Brunswick, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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