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Phillip George RANAHAN

Regimental number375
Place of birthHobart Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationHorse shoer and Wheelwright
Addressc/o John Ranahan, Albion Street, Warwick, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, John Ranahan, Albion Street, Warwick, Queensland
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentS/SMITH
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A15 Star of England on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCompany Sergeant Major
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', fourth Supplement, No. 29763 (22 September 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 184 (14 December 1916)

FateDischarged 31 October 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Philip George Ranahan on NR

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