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Timothy Oxley FARRELL

Regimental number1920
Place of birthGungolgong New South Wales
SchoolSuperior Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShearer
AddressTudor Street, Bourke, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Timothy Farrell, Tudor Street, Bourke, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 22 May 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux
Age at death29
Place of burialCrouy British Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 16), Crouy-Sur-Somme, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
160
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Timothy and Mary Ann FARRELL, Tudor Street, Bourke, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrothersL 1919 Lance Corporal Edward Albert FARRELL, 55th Bn, returned to Australia, 19 August 1919; 1921 Pte George Charles FARRELL, 55th Bn, killed in action, 9 March 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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