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James Michael CAHILL

Regimental number6776A
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressRokewood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs E S Cahill,'Fairview', Rokewood, Victoria
Enlistment date16 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Ian Marr
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6493 Pte John Harold CAHILL, 8th Bn, returned to Australia, 23 March 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 April 1926
Age at death35
Place of burialRokewood Cemetery, Victoria

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