Vincent MCCONVILLE

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MCCONVILLE, Vincent

Service Number: 2006
Enlisted: 16 September 1914, Enlisted at Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 6th Infantry Battalion
Born: Manchester, England, United Kingdom, 1892
Home Town: Albert Park, Port Phillip, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Striker
Died: Killed In Action, Gallipoli, Ottoman Empire, Gallipoli, Dardanelles, Turkey, 8 May 1915
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Helles Memorial, Cape Helles, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Helles Memorial, Gallipoli
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World War 1 Service

16 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2006, 6th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Melbourne, Victoria
19 Oct 1914: Involvement Private, SN 2006, 6th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
19 Oct 1914: Embarked Private, SN 2006, 6th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Hororata, Melbourne

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Address at the time of enlistment was 256 Bridgport Street, Albert Park, Victoria

Son of Alice McConville of 28 Edgerton Street, Openshore, Manchester, England. Alice arrived in Australia after Vincent enlisted and resided at 34 Richardson Street, Albert Park, Victoria then later of South Melbourne

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal