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Regimental number1679
Place of birthBristol, England
Place of birthDublin, Ireland
SchoolBristol, England
Age on arrival in Australia17
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressThirty-Third Street, East New York, United States of America
Marital statusSingle
Next of kinSister, Miss Kate Clancy, Thirty-Third Street, East New York, USA
Enlistment date5 May 1915
Place of enlistmentKeswick, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 23 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 July 1916
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Age at death37
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Brother of Kate CLANCY, 53 Percival Street, Manchester, England
SourcesNAA: B2455, CLANCY John

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