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William Vincent FLANAGAN

Regimental number2646
Place of birthRockhampton Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLaw clerk
Address270 Denison Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Clareborough Flanagan, 270 Denison Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date15 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 7 June 1917
Place of burialMessines Ridge British Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 20), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
143
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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