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Joseoh McELLIGOTT

Regimental number31
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTelegraph operator
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinJohn McElligott, Milla Milla, Queensland
Enlistment date29 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/16/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 2 June 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 16 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement No. 30169 (6 July 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette No. 174 (11 October 1917).

FateReturned to Australia 5 August 1919
Other details

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

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