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William Benedict MULRONEY

Regimental number3364
Place of birthCounty Kilkenny, Ireland
SchoolManly (Catholic) School, New South Wales
Age on arrival in Australia3
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressP.O., Manly, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinMother, Mrs. M. Mulroney, P.O., Manly, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 28th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 11 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularAll the Officers at Liverpool Camp and Cootamundra always spoke most affectionately of him.
FateDied of disease 6 July 1918
Place of death or woundingPalestine
Age at death39
Age at death from cemetery records39
Place of burialRamleh War Cemetery (Row AA, Grave No. 36), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick and mary MULRONEY, Broadview, manly, New South Wales. native of Carrigan, Ireland
Family/military connectionsSeveral relations in the other regiments not in his.

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