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Arthur James CAHILL

Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMedical practitioner
AddressLismore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, W S Cahill, 'Tulloona', Goonellabah, Lismore, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name1 Australian General Hospital 1-6 Special Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, France

Arrived Suez, 5 November 1915. Commenced return to Australia on board 'Argyllshire' as Medical Officer, 2 March 1916; discharged, 13 March 1916. Re-embarked, 2 May 1916.

Commenced return to Australia, 10 September 1917.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 January 1967

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