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Patrick Gerald TRANBY

Regimental number2877
Place of birthGeorgetown, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
AddressIrvinebank, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 6"
Weight135 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Tranby, Irvinebank, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date29 July 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 21 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 February 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Mary TRANBY
Discharge date29 May 1917
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HS 'Karoola', 22 February 1917; disembarked Brisbane, 10 April 1917; discharged (wounded), Brisbane, 29 May 1917.

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

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death13 February 1939
Age at death42
Place of burialToowong Cemetery, Queensland
SourcesNAA: B2455, TRANBY Patrick Gerald

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