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John COUGHLIN

Regimental number7715
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLift attendant
Address71 Lily Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, W J Coughlin, 71 Lily Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Train Reinforcements 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT RMS Orontes on 24 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Listed on Marist Brothers' College Roll of Honour, RSL Museum, Bendigo, Victoria. Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 September 1973

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