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William Anthony McGINTY

Regimental number600
Place of birthKingstown, New South Wales
SchoolSt Joseph's Convent (Catholic) School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressJames Street, Canterbury, New South Wales
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emma Mcginty, James Street, Canterbury, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 13 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularServed four months in Gallipoli, and was present at the evacuation
FateDied - Cairo
Place of death or woundingEygpt (Died of Uremia)
Age at death38
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row M, Grave No. 116), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
5
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Thomas and Emma Mary MCGINTY; husband of Mary S. MCGINTY, "Glen Morangie", Bendemeer, New South Wales

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