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Joseph Charles CONAGHAN

Regimental number1116
Place of birthDerrybank, Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Address129 Alma Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinBrother, Hughie Conaghan, 129 Alma Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date30 January 1915
Place of enlistmentWinton, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 20 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 30 January 1915; taken on strength 5th LH 14 November 1915; transferred to AIF Canteens 18 October 1917.
FateDied of disease 2 January 1919
Age at death39
Place of burialKantara War Memorial Cemetery (Row F, Grave No. 175), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
184
SourcesNAA: B2455, CONAGHAN Joseph Charles

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