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Regimental number20916
Place of birthKillbeggan, Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressSpring Hill, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 10.5"
Weight160 lbs
Next of kinFather, D Grenna, Ballan Derry, Kilbeggan, Ireland
Previous military serviceHad 23 months' Home Service.
Enlistment date19 June 1918
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNo 6 Section, Sea Transport Staff
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollNo 6 Section Sea Transport
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Discharge date7 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Embarked Sydney on HMAT 'Borda', 17 July 1918.

Admitted to hospital at sea, 5 August 1918 (influenza); discharged to duty, 8 August 1918; disembarked London, 27 September 1918; moved out from Training Depot, Fovant, 9 October 1918; marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 9 October 1918.

Discharged Brisbane, 7 January 1919 (surplus to military requirements).

Medal: British War Medal

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