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Robert McGARRY

Regimental number1453
Place of birthLongford, Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinMother, Mrs W Stevenson, 7 Dixon Row Colder Street, Coat Bridge, Scotland
Enlistment date23 September 1914
Place of enlistmentHelena Vale, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 22 February 1915
FateKilled in Action 6 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot II, Row H, Grave No. 7), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Ann STEVENSON (formerly MCGARRY), 7 Dixon Row, Calder Street, Coatbridge, Scotland, and the late George MCGARRY. Native of Ireland
SourcesNAA: B2455, McGARRY Robert

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