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William Francis TIERNEY

Regimental number768
Place of birthCairns Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLocomotive fireman
AddressCairns, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, P Tierney, Spence Street, Cairns, Queensland
Enlistment date10 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 12, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll768B
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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