John James TUOHY

Regimental number888
Place of birthHawkes Bay, New Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressCurlewis, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Height5' 9.5"
Weight170 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Tuohy, Takapau, New Zealand
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Place of enlistmentGunnedah, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Robert and Sandra Crofts
Discharge date8 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Comenced return to Australia on board HT 'Saxon', 11 December 1918; discharged (medically unfit: rheumatism), Sydney, 8 June 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 March 1925
Age at death48
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis (Sec. R.C. 9, 1812), Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, TUOHY John James