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James William SHANAHAN

Regimental number1606
Place of birthCastletown Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mr. Kelly, Hern Hill, Geelong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Mary Shanahan, Churchgate, Castletown, Cork, Ireland
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 29 October 1918

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