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Claude Leslie QUINLIVAN

Regimental number6365
Place of birthGeelong, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPublic servant
AddressNorth Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 8.5"
Weight129 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Naomi Phyllis Jean Quinlivan, Rushall Crescent, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date17 March 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Discharge date2 June 1919
Other details

War service: England

Embarked Melbourne, 23 November 1916; disembarked Plymouth, 29 January 1917; marched in to 6th Training Bn, Larkhill, 30 January 1917.

Attached for duty to Australian Army Pay Corps, 2 March 1917, and marched out to Finance Section, AIF Headquarters, London.

Promoted ER 2nd Corporal, 1 September 1917; ER Corporal, 1 March 1918; ER Sergeant, 15 November 1918.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nevasa', 5 March 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 25 April 1919; discharged, Melbourne, 2 June 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, QUINLIVAN Claude Leslie

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