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Regimental number2049
Place of birthGoroke, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCommission agent
AddressGoroke, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Jermiah Callaghan, Goroke PO, Goroke, Victoria
Enlistment date12 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 October 1919
Discharge date8 January 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Wounded in action, 25 February 1917.

Commenced return to Australia, 6 October 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 24 November 1919; discharged, 8 January 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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