John Bernard LYNCH

LYNCH, John Bernard

Service Numbers: 6890A, 6890
Enlisted: 16 January 1917
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 32nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Coburg, Vic., 1899
Home Town: Coburg, Moreland, Victoria
Schooling: Coburg State School
Occupation: Driver
Died: Illness, France, 19 November 1918
Cemetery: Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension
V D 34, Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension, Abbeville, Picardie, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

16 Jan 1917: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 6890A, 32nd Infantry Battalion
21 Nov 1917: Involvement Private, 6890A, 23rd Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '14' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Nestor embarkation_ship_number: A71 public_note: ''
21 Nov 1917: Embarked Private, 6890A, 23rd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Nestor, Melbourne
19 Nov 1918: Involvement Private, 6890, 32nd Infantry Battalion, --- :awm_ww1_roll_of_honour_import: awm_service_number: 6890 awm_unit: 32nd Australian Infantry Battalion awm_rank: Private awm_died_date: 1918-11-19

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of William J & Mary LYNCH of 65 Loch Street, Coburg, Vic.

Employed by the Dunlop Rubber Company.  Fought through the Hindenberg Push.  Came out of the lines in October 1918 and taken ill with bronchial pneumonia on 11th November 1918 and died at Abbeville on 19th November 1918.  Length of Service 654 days.