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Albert ROONEY

Regimental number254
Place of birthSouthport Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address6 Brown Street, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Emily Rooney, Hastings, Tasmania
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 April 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 173
Date: 7 November 1918

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