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John FLYNN

Regimental number27588
Place of birthHilloglin England
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressKalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinBrother, D Flynn, Coff's Harbor Jetty, P O, West Coast, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 1, Reinforcement 20
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/89/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateKilled in Action 8 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialThe Huts Cemetery (Plot X, Row B, Grave No. 2), Dickebusch, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
21
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Daniel and Mary FLYNN. Native of Killorglin, Ireland

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