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John Charles CLANCY

Regimental number2252
Place of birthDaroobalgie, New South Wales, Australia
SchoolState School Forbes, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
Age at embarkation28.10
Weight168 lbs
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Unit name13th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 14 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
68
Family/military connectionsCousin: 327 Pte John Henry CLANCY, 4th Bn, killed in action, 1 May 1915; Uncle: Donald MUIR MM, 13th Bn, returned to Australia, 5 March 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Joined unit at Gallipoli, 2 August 1915.

Reported missing, period ending 23 August 1915.

Court of Enquiry, 6 April 1916, concluded: 'Killed in action, 22 August 1915.'

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, CLANCY John Charles

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