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John CRANNY

Regimental number2840
Place of birthLymington Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMotor body builder
Address41 Thomas Street, Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Patrick Cranny, Lymington South, Tasmania
Enlistment date26 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Pioneer Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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