Herbert Walter FLAHERTY

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FLAHERTY, Herbert Walter

Service Number: 37
Enlisted: 17 September 1914, Enlisted at Bowen, QLD
Last Rank: Trooper
Last Unit: 5th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Blackall, Queensland, 1886
Home Town: Mackay, Mackay, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Stockman
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, 25 November 1915
Cemetery: Shell Green Cemetery
Plot 1, Row G, Grave 3 Chaplain Father Mullins officiated
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Proserpine War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

17 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 37, 5th Light Horse Regiment, Enlisted at Bowen, QLD
21 Dec 1914: Involvement Private, SN 37, 5th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
21 Dec 1914: Embarked Private, SN 37, 5th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Persic, Sydney
25 Nov 1915: Involvement Trooper, SN 37, 5th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Emily Esther Setter of Proserpine, QLD. Brother of Kate Rodda nee Flaherty. Half brother of Maud Chandler

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