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Gaffney John JONES

Regimental number917
Place of birthHay New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationPostal assistant
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Maria Jones, Belmore Street, Bega, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameAustralian Flying Corps, No 4 Squadron, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Omrah on 17 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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