Harley Linton MCDONAGH

MCDONAGH, Harley Linton

Service Number: 3423
Enlisted: 29 July 1915, Narrabri, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Infantry Battalion
Born: Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia, October 1895
Home Town: Gunnedah, Gunnedah, New South Wales
Schooling: Gunnedah Public School
Occupation: Draper
Died: Killed in Action, France, 22 July 1916
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Gunnedah Cenotaph, Gunnedah Public School WW1 Honour Roll, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

29 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 3423, Narrabri, New South Wales
5 Oct 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 3423, 1st Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
5 Oct 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 3423, 1st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Themistocles, Sydney
22 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 3423, 1st Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières

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Biography contributed by John Edwards

"...3423 Private Harley Lenton McDonagh, 1st Battalion, of Gunnedah, NSW. Son of George Russell McDonagh. A draper prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Themistocles (A32) on 5 October 1915. He was killed in action on 22 July 1916 in France, aged 20. He has no known grave and is remembered with honour on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France." - SOURCE (www.awm.gov.au)