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Reginald Francis McGUIRE

Regimental number585
Place of birthPort Pirie, South Australia
SchoolChristian Brothers (Catholic) School Adelaide, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressJetty Road, Largs Bay, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, James McGuire, Jetty Road, Largs Bay, South Australia
Enlistment date25 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 20 October 1914
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHe was in the Ordering party at the landing
FateDied of wounds 29 April 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death35
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 7), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary MCGUIRE, Jetty Road, Largs Bay, South Australia
Family/military connectionsPTE, JC McGuire, BR. SGT, S McGuire, BR
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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