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Regimental number3176
Place of birthKerang Vic
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressBena, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinFather, Hugh Hennessy, Bena, Victoria
Enlistment date20 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Omrah on 17 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 4 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Listed on Coomoora State School No 836 Roll of Honor, Victoria.
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3165 Gunner James HENNESSY, 12th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 8 May 1919.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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