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Frederick Joseph LYNCH

Regimental number689
Place of birthYoung, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressPO, Wattamondarra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 6"
Weight168 lbs
Next of kinMrs E E Fisher, PO Wattamondarra, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 September 1914
Place of enlistmentKensington, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Robert and Sandra Crofts
Discharge date20 September 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Commenced return to Australia on board Ht 'Port Sydney', 24 June 1916; discharged (medically unfit: wounded
Date of death13 February 1928
Age at death34
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis (Sec. R.C. 9, 3178), Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, LYNCH Frederick Joseph

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