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Edward DONOGHUE

Regimental number4714
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
SchoolChristian Brothers (Catholic) School, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressJames Street, Valley, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Lawrence Donoghue, East Street, Valley, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in the Compulstory Training Scheme.
Enlistment date15 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mooltan on 12 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records23
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
107
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Lawrence and katharine DONOGHUE, 212 Harcourt Street, New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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