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John Benjamin CALLAGHAN

Regimental number2391
Place of birthWallerawang New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressGuluguba, Taroom Line, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Callaghan, Guluguba, Taroom Line, Queensland
Enlistment date17 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 19 September 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2391A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 February 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death19 July 1971

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