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Regimental number618
Place of birthWilby, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStation hand
AddressMorven, Culcairn, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMrs Matilda Cottrell, Morven, Culcairn, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 19 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 16 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. 46), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Maytilda Cottrell (formerly DELAHUNTY), of Morven, Culcairn, New South Wales, and the late Michael Thomas DELAHUNTY
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6733 Michael Thomas DELAHUNTY
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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