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Francis Joseph McMAHON

Regimental number2143
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressYarraby via Swan Hill, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinAunt, Mrs Mary Morgan, Chain of Ponds, South Australia
Enlistment date13 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 September 1917
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXIV, Row G, Grave No. 4), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
172
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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