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John Bernard REILLY

Regimental number199
Place of birthCandelo, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway porter
AddressMurrurundi, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMrs Jessie Elizth Reilly, Springvale, Bega, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Corporal
Unit from Nominal RollAdministrative Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Peter and Janet Elizabeth REILLY
Other details

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

Date of death18 February 1942
Age at death52
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, New South Wales

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