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Claude McNAMARA

Regimental number2176
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationHorse driver
Address39 Morehead Street, Waterloo, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 9.25"
Weight152 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ann McNamara 39 Morehead Street, Waterloo, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 April 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 16 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919
Discharge date19 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT Armagh', 5 April 1919; disembarked Sydney, 20 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 19 July 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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