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Gallagher, Francis Laughlan (3253)

Place of Birth: Port Melbourne, VIC

Age: 24 years 9 months

Enlistment Details: Wednesday, 15 November 1916 – Melbourne, VIC

Service Number: 3253            view online service record

12 McCormack Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Next of Kin:
Catherine Gallagher (wife)
12 McCormack Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Saturday, 16 December 1916
Ship: HMAT Medic A7
Port: Melbourne, VIC
Unit: 58th Infantry Battalion – 8th Reinforcements

RTA: Saturday, 6 September 1919
Discharged: Wednesday, 24 December 1919


  • Brian Membrey
    Posted August 24, 2016 2.04 pm 0Likes

    Second World War service :

    Born 30 March, 1892, enlisted 28 March, 1892, served as V355653, Private, 12 Battalion, locality on enlisting Toora, Attested Toora, NOK C GALLAGHER. Discharged 24 September, 1945

  • Andrew Gallagher
    Posted May 22, 2018 2.02 pm 0Likes

    Francis is my Grand Father. Are you after any further details for this record. I have some photos of him (quality is okay but not brilliant) and some memorabilia from his time in WW1

  • David Thompson
    Posted May 22, 2018 8.48 pm 0Likes

    That would be fantastic Andrew. I’ll contact you with an email address to send the information and photos.

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