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John Bermingham TORPY

Regimental number657
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
Other NamesJohn Birmingham
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDraper
AddressKaroola, Spit Road, Mosman, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, John Torpy, Smith Road, Mosman, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNaval and Military Expeditionary Force, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/112/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 19 August 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1601
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 27 August 1915
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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