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John William COONEY

Regimental number1520
Place of birthGilberton, South Australia
ReligionProtestant
OccupationDriver
AddressMatilda Street, Gilberton
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Cooney, Matilda Street, Gilberton
Enlistment date9 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1916
Date of death4 August 1963
Place of burialCentennial Park Cemetery

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