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Sinclair COGHILL

Regimental number1320
Place of birthCastletown, Caithness, Scotland
SchoolGreenland Dunnet Public School
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, John Coghill, Caithness, Scotland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date22 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 22 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death1 August 1915
Age at death33
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot II, Row G, Grave No. 59), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Barbara COGHILL, Castletown, Thurso, Caithness, Scotland
Family/military connectionsNil
Other details


Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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