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James Francis FLANAGAN

Regimental number2636
Place of birthGeelong, Victoria
SchoolTeesdale State School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Flanagan, Teesdale PO, Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date22 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAnzac Provost Corps
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of pneumonia 23rd Australian General Hospital, Abbeville, France
FateDied of disease 30 October 1918
Age at death20.6
Age at death from cemetery records20.6
Place of burialAbbeville Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row K, Grave No. 25), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
185
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Teesdale Cemetery, Victoria. Parents: Annie and the late James (d. 2 October 1912, aged 48; bu. Teesdale) FLANAGAN, Teesdale, Victoria. (Only son)
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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