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J CONWAY

Regimental number2312
Other NamesJames Patrick
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs G Conway, 128 Humffray Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date17 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 17 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Conspicuous good work and devotion to duty February-August 1917. A most skillful miner and always to be relied upon for difficult and dangerous work.
Recommendation date: 4 September 1917

FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919

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