Regimental number4378
Place of birthLithgow, New South Wales
SchoolLithgow Public School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressReid Avenue, Lithgow, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Callaghan, Reid Avenue, Lithgow, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 15 November 1916
Place of death or woundingFleurs, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialLongueval Road Cemetery (Row G, Grave no. 17), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary CALLAGHAN, Read Avenue, Lithgow, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsTwo brothers: killed in action.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal