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John Livingstone COGAN

Regimental number21018
Place of birthWagga Wagga New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressLeichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinWife, Mrs L E Cogan, 'Edgerley', Brennan Street, Lilyfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentShoeing Smith
Unit nameAustralian Wireless Squadron 1 - Special Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 7 September 1917
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on 26 November 1917
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 2 February 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Ormonde on 2 March 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Pakeha on 27 May 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Darwin on 14 September 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Malta on 16 October 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on 7 September 1917
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Wireless Signal Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919

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