The AIF Project

Thomas William MEHEGAN

Regimental number3176
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressWestbury, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, John Mehegan, Westbury, Tasmania
Enlistment date10 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 26 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 25 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XLIV, Row C, Grave No. 19), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Jane MEHEGAN, Westbury, Tasmania. Commemorated in Westbury Catholic Cemetery, Tasmania
Other details

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

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