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William Patrick CONNELL

Regimental number3778
Place of birthToowoomba Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressLagoon Creek via Oakey, Acland, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Bridget Connell, Lagoon Creek via Oakey, Acland, Queensland
Enlistment date14 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 31 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 June 1959
Place of burialJondaryan Cemetery

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