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Daniel Patrick CLUNING

Regimental number4170
Date of birth8 February 1880
Place of birthDaylesford, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSleeper hewer
AddressBalingup, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Cluning, Balingup, Western Australia
Enlistment date20 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 September 1915
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1916
Discharge date7 September 1916
Other details

War service: embarked from Fremantle, 17 January 1916; disembarked Suez, 9 February 1916.

Admitted to No. 3 Australian General Hospital, Abbassia, 24 March 1916 (neuralgia). transferred to British Red Cross Convalescent Hospital, Montazah, 1 April 1916. Transferred to No. 3 Auxiliary Hospital, Heliopolis, 12 April 1916. transferred to No. 1 Auxiliary Hospital, Heliopolis, 20 April 1916.

Commenced return to Australia for discharge on board HS 'Kanowna', 11 May 1916; discharged, 7 September 1916.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death16 April 1962
Age at death82
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery (Roman Catholic Section), Perth, Western Australia

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