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William EGAN

Regimental number558
Place of birthStanwell Park New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressCorrimal, South Coast, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, P Egan, Corrimal, South Coast, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name27th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: Private Patrick EGAN, Regimental No. 1546, 3rd Battalion, died of wounds 25 May 1915, Gallipoli; Private Denis James EGAN, Regimental No. 3020, 49th Battalion, returned to Australia 19 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

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