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William CONNOLLY

Regimental number21327
Place of birthCornslee, Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBundaberg, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, P Connolly, Cornslee, Queen's County, Ireland
Enlistment date2 December 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36A/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death11 November 1967
SourcesNAA: B2455, CONNOLLY William

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