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Francis CURRAN

Regimental number1539
Place of birthDublin, Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSeaman
Address145 Willis Street, Wellington, New Zealand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Bridget Sherry, Glen Cottage, Thornhill Bray, County Wickham, Ireland
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Place of burialAdelaide Cemetery (Plot III, Row H, Grave No. 14), Villers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
117
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
SEE SHERRY, FRANCIS, the true family name
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, CURRAN Francis

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