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Sydney Ernest McGOVERN

Regimental number5439
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarter
AddressTingal Road, Wynnum, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs J McGovern c/o Mrs Cecil, Commercial Road, Bulimba, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date27 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)12th Bn

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