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Henry William CLOHESSY

Regimental number4750
Place of birthAlberton, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressPercy Street, Prospect, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs G R Clohessy, Percy Street, Prospect, South Australia
Enlistment date20 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 20 September 1915- 10th Bn 15th Reinforcements; taken on tsrength 50th Bn 13 August 1916.
FateKilled in Action 4 September 1916
Place of death or woundingMouquet Farm, Pozieres, France
Age at death24
Place of burialSerre Road Cemetery No. 2 (Plot IX, Row B, Grave No. 1), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
150
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. Prospect, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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