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Michael COONEY

Regimental number459
Place of birthBradford, Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressLinelion, Boogaville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, P Cooney, Killuran More, Broadford, County Clare, Ireland
Enlistment date2 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 May 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 1, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Company
FateDied of wounds 24 September 1917
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
SourcesNAA: B2455, COONEY Michael

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