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John James Bernard DOLAN

Regimental number4098
Place of birthWarracknabeal, Victoria
SchoolKenmare State School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressWunga via Ouyen, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Malachy Dolan, Wunga via Ouyen, Victoria
Enlistment date11 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 29 September 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialTempleux-le-Guerard British Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 9), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
18
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Malachy and Catherine Frances DOLAN, Ouyen, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2614 Pte Matthew Joseph DOLAN, 24th Bn, returned to Australia, 21 March 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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