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William AHERN

Regimental number254
Other NamesAHERN
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressEmu Park, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Caroline Ahern, Emu Park, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date10 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6701 Pte Thomas AHERN, 9th Bn, returned to Australia, 18 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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