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Samuel FARRELL

Regimental number6929
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressNorth Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Shade, 64 O'Connell Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date16 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 January 1958
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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