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Maurice Edward DANAHER

Regimental number2163
Place of birthLimerick, Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShearer
AddressTownsville, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 8"
Weight222 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs. Kathleen Danaher, King Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 October 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Signal Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 18 February 1919
Other detailsPersonal file in National Archives of Australia is incomplete: it notes 'enlisted 17 January 1917' and 'discharged (medically unfit), 5 February 1917', but otherwise gives no details.

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