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James Henry DALY

Regimental number2234
Date of birth1896
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
SchoolState School, No. 1316, Victoria
OccupationFarm hand
AddressUnion Street, Happy Valley, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, E J Daly, Union Street, Happy Valley, Bendigo, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Forces, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date9 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 17 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1915
Place of death or woundingLone Pine, Gallipoli
Date of death8 August 1915
Age at death19
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialJohnstone Jolly (Sp. Mem. 3). Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward James and Caroline DALY. Native of Bendigo, Victoria
Family/military connectionsUncle: Jack Daly, killed in action. Uncle: George Daly, killed in action.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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