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John CAROLAN

Regimental number4808
Place of birthOldcastle, Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm hand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Carolan, Naper Arms Hotel, Oldcastle, Meath, Ireland
Enlistment date27 April 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Makarini on 15 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919
SourcesNAA: B2455, CAROLAN John

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