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James McCLOSKEY

Regimental number2401
Place of birthBelfast, Ireland
Other NamesMcCLOSKEY (from Roll of Honour Records)
ReligionProtestant
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Agnes McCloskey, 9 Pollard Street, Belfast, Ireland
Enlistment date24 March 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 23 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 October 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Hugh and Agnes McCLOSKEY
Other details

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

Miscellaneous detailsName entered incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as McKLOSKEY
Date of death2 February 1934
Age at death39
Place of burialMitcham Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, McCLOSKEY James

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