Thomas Edward (Ted) MCCAFFERTY

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MCCAFFERTY, Thomas Edward

Service Number: 933
Enlisted: 28 December 1915, Place of Enlistment, Cairns, Queensland.
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 41st Infantry Battalion
Born: Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia, 15 February 1888
Home Town: Cairns, Cairns, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in action, Belgium, 23 June 1917, aged 29 years
Cemetery: Messines Ridge British Cemetery
Section V, Row C, Grave No 41, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Messines, Flanders, Belgium
Memorials: 41st Battalion Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Cairns Cenotaph, Charlton Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

28 Dec 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 933, 41st Infantry Battalion, Place of Enlistment, Cairns, Queensland.
18 May 1916: Involvement Private, SN 933, 41st Infantry Battalion
18 May 1916: Embarked Private, SN 933, 41st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Demosthenes, Sydney
26 Sep 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 41st Infantry Battalion
25 Jan 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Sergeant, 41st Infantry Battalion
11 Apr 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Sergeant, 41st Infantry Battalion

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