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Charles Joseph DORNEY

Regimental number28955
Place of birthSurry Hills New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCigarmaker
AddressAustral Street, Long Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Dorney, Austral Street, Long Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service24th Infantry
Enlistment date6 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameMedium Trench Mortar Battery Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/129/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 20 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 28957 Gunner Martin DORNEY, 1st Divisional Trench Mortar Battery, returned to Australia, 20 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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