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William CANNY

Regimental number61
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressClifton Hotel, Langridge Street, Collingwood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinWm Canny, Clifton Hotel, Langridge Street, Collingwood, Victoria
Previous military service16th Australian Army Medical Corps
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 11 March 1916
Date of death1 April 1943
Place of burialHeidelberg Cemetery

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