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William SHANAHAN

Regimental number1141
Place of birthThurles Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
AddressMyerla Street, Burwood, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, John Shanahan, Maycarky, Thurles Tipperary, Ireland
Enlistment date9 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 January 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death26 August 1970

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