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Roy CONNOLLY

Regimental number3779
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLift attendant
AddressSeventh Avenue, Campsie, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Connolly, Seventh Avenue, Campsie, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 October 1916
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1673 Pte Alfred John CONNOLLY, 19th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 April 1916; 1674 Pte Herbert Isaac CONNOLLY, 19th Bn, killed in action, 14 November 1916; 5993 Pte Arthur Charles CONNOLLY, 13th Bn, returned to Australia, 11 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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