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Timothy James HORIGAN

Regimental number30281
Place of birthSurry Hills, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBread carter
Address77 Ruthven Street, Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Height5' 6.5"
Weight136 lbs
Next of kinFather, J Horigan, Kent Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for c. 3 years in the Senior Cadets; c. 6 months in the Irish Rifles (resigned owing to 'stress of work')
Enlistment date1 September 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney Showground, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 4, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Robert and Sandra Crofts
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia from Avonmouth on board HT 'Shropshire', 1 April 1919; discharged (medically unfit: debility), Sydney, 8 December 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death14 June 1926
Age at death47
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis (Sec. R.C. 8, 607), Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, HORIGAN Timothy James

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