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Francis James McGARRY

Regimental number15078
Place of birthWagga Wagga, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationWarehouseman
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 10.5"
Weight132 lbs
Previous military serviceServed for 3 years in 17th Infantry, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Unit nameArmy Service Corps Reinforcement 31
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 31 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Discharge date13 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Frankfurt', 1 July 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 20 August 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 13 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, McGARRY Francis James

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