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John Luke Victor TULLY

Regimental number5223
Place of birthHamilton, Victoria
SchoolCatholic School
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressCox Street, Hamilton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Mr W Tully, Cox Street, Hamilton, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed for 3 years in Light Horse Battalion
Enlistment date14 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied at Abbevillle Hospital, France.
FateDied of wounds 19 May 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death21.7
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialAbbeville Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: W.R. and E.J. Tully, Cost Street, Hamilton, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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