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John Joseph CAHILL

Regimental number4069
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
SchoolChristian Brothers (Catholic) School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButcher
AddressWalker Street, Ballarat N, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinAunt, Mrs Julia Roberts, 32 Hopetoun Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date8 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 17 June 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialChurch grounds, Mitchelstown, Co. Cork, Ireland
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
98
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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