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Regimental number1
OccupationEngineer manager
AddressBoronia Street, Canterbury, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs Jeannie McConnell, Boronia Street, Canterbury, Victoria
Enlistment date23 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentRegimental Sergeant Major (Warrant Officer Class I)
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
FateNo details of fate entered on Nominal Roll
Age at death from cemetery records48
Place of burialBeacon Cemetery (Plot V, Row J, Grave No. 1), Sailly-Laurette, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Martha MCCONNELL; husband of Jeannie MCCONNELL, 20 Boronia Street, Canterbury, Victoria. Native of Galashiels, Scotland

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