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John Patrick FLYNN

Regimental number1615
Date of birth4 March 1894
Place of birthPicton New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDrover
AddressUpper Burragorang via Picton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Flynn, Upper Burragorang via Picton, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Medium Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 November 1981
Place of burialBlackheath Cemetery

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