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Thomas Joseph HENNESY

Regimental number1778
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTram driver
Address'Braeside', Schwebb Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife, Mrs P Hennesy, 'Braeside', Schwebb Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameLight Trench Mortar Battery, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/130/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 2 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Trench Mortar Battery
FateDied of wounds 18 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block P, Plot III, row J, Grave No. 14B), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Ann HENNESSY; husaband of Mrs P. HENNESSY, 89 Storey Street, South Randwick, New South Wales. Native of Sydney, New South Wales. Cemetery Details spelt "HENNESSY"
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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