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John Vincent MEAGHER

Regimental number88A
Place of birthTaroom Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStation hand
AddressTaroom, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Patrick Meagher, Leichhardt Hotel, Taroom, Queensland
Enlistment date6 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/19/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 13 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 25 June 1917
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialMessines Ridge British Cemetery (Plot V, Row C, Grave No. 26), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents; Patrick and Beatrice MEAGHER, Taroom, Queensland

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