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John James GALLAGHER

Regimental number3237
Place of birthWarrnambool Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButcher
AddressWarrnmabool, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Manus Gallagher, Russell's Creek, Warrnambool, Victoria
Enlistment date23 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Morea on 20 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 3 May 1918
Place of burialDamascus British War Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 71), Syria
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
6
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 15
Date: 4 February 1919

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