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Regimental number14629
Place of birthWelshpool, South Gippsland, Victoria
SchoolState School, Welshpool, South Gippsland, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressWelshpool, South Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, M Flanagan, Welshpool PO, Welshpool, South Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date15 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 23, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of disease 12 February 1919
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialMaubeuge (Sous-le-Bois) Cemetery (Row B, Grave No 29), Maubeuge, Avesnes sur Helpe, Pas de Calais, France
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Michael and Mary FLANAGAN, Welshpool, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Died of pneumonia.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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