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Regimental number2616
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address4 Margaret Street, Walkerville, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lily Evelyn Coonan, 141 Brown Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: Pte Joseph Edward Hurley COONAN, 27th Bn, returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.
Date of death22 July 1950
Age at death56
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 12, Grave No. 33), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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