Regimental number7100
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressForth, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, Mr J McCreaghan, Lower Barrington, Tasmania
Enlistment date13 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of disease 22 March 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*surname two spellings MCCREAGHAN and MCCREAGHEN
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialDurrington Cemetery (Grave No. 224), Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary MCCREGHAN, Lower Barrington, Tasmania. Native of Forth, Tasmania