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John Joseph MAHONEY

Regimental number525
Place of birthGlanville, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressWilmott Street, Glanville, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25.6
Height5' 6.5"
Weight139 lbs
Next of kinFather, William Mahoney, Wilmott Street, Glanville, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil (previously rejected for AIF enlistment on account of teeth)
Enlistment date27 January 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 February 1919
Discharge date13 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Orca', 19 February 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 13 May 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 May 1959
Age at death68
Place of burialMount Hope Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, MAHONEY John Joseph

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