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Regimental number2770
Place of birthCarhuheg, Beaufort, County Kerry, Ireland
Age on arrival in Australia21
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationPolice constable
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, T McGillycuddy, Beaufort Killarney, County Kerry, Ireland
Enlistment date9 August 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 1 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 July 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (C.C.E. Memorial 3), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Timothy and Margaret MCGILLYCUDDY, Carhubeg, Beaufor, Co. Kerry, Ireland
SourcesNAA: B2455, McGILLYCUDDY Thomas

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