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John HANRAHAN

Regimental number3167
Place of birthWelshpool Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressBinginwarri via Welshpool, South Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinSister, Mrs Nora Florence Butler, Binginwarri via Welshpool, South Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date17 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3762 Pte Denis Ambrose HANRAHAN, 5th Divisional Ammunition Column, killed in action, 6 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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