Service Number: 1522
Enlisted: 29 August 1914
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 3rd Infantry Battalion
Born: Lithgow, NSW, 1887
Home Town: Lithgow, Lithgow, New South Wales
Schooling: Lithgow District School
Occupation: Miner
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, 7 August 1915
Cemetery: Lone Pine Cemetery, ANZAC
Spec. Mem. C 29
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Lithgow War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

29 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1522, 3rd Infantry Battalion
20 Oct 1914: Involvement Private, SN 1522, 3rd Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
20 Oct 1914: Embarked Private, SN 1522, 3rd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Euripides, Sydney

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of William and Margaret DOUGHERTY. 

Killed in action at the Dardanelles, was 29 years of age, and the son of Mr. William Dougherty, of Sydney, late of Litligow. He belonged to the 3rd Brigade, generally known as "The Fighting Third." He  was a miner by trade, and a member of the Western Miners' Federation.