John DRANEY

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DRANEY, John

Service Number: 350
Enlisted: 29 October 1914, Dalby, Queensland
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 5th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Drayton, Queensland, 4 July 1890
Home Town: Dalby, Western Downs, Queensland
Schooling: Toowoomba Christian Brothers
Occupation: Carpenter
Died: Killed in action, Palestine, 9 August 1916, aged 26 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Dalby St. Thomas Presbyterian Church, Dalby War Memorial, Jerusalem Memorial
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World War 1 Service

29 Oct 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 350, Dalby, Queensland
21 Dec 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 350, 5th Light Horse Regiment, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
21 Dec 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 350, 5th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Persic, Sydney
16 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 350, 5th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
11 Jul 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 5th Light Horse Regiment
9 Aug 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 350, 5th Light Horse Regiment, Battle of Romani

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