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Nicholas CURRAN

Regimental number3628
Place of birthGlack Ardu, Ireland
Other trainingBritish Navy and British naval Reserve
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSailor
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, P Curran, Cool Cottage, Ardee, Co Louth, Ireland
Previous military serviceDied 15th Dressing Station
Enlistment date30 October 1914
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 2 and Reinforcement 3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A45 Hessen on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of injuries 16 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialEbblinghem Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 11), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
11
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents; Patrick and Kate CURRAN, Cool, Ardee, Co. Lough, Ireland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, CURRAN Nicholas

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