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Peter William McELHONE

Regimental number2739
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStorekeeper's assistant
AddressLion Mill, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Louisa Victoria Craggs, Lion Mill, Western Australia
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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