Mannix James (Man or Manny) FARRELL

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FARRELL, Mannix James

Service Number: QX11780
Enlisted: 8 May 1941
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 2nd/12th Infantry Battalion
Born: Townsville, Queensland, Australia, 30 August 1921
Home Town: Ingham, Hinchinbrook, Queensland
Schooling: Unknown
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, Papua New Guinea, 6 September 1942, aged 21 years
Cemetery: Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery, Papua New Guinea
Plot A2, Row B, Grave 17
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, City of Townsville WW2 HR, Townsville 2/12th Battalion Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Lance Corporal, SN QX11780
8 May 1941: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), SN QX11780, 2nd/12th Infantry Battalion
8 May 1941: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Lance Corporal, SN QX11780, 2nd/12th Infantry Battalion
6 Sep 1942: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Lance Corporal, SN QX11780, 2nd/12th Infantry Battalion

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Biography contributed

He was born on 30th August, 1921 in Townsville, Queensland as James Patrick Mannix FARRELL

His parents were John Patrick FARRELL & Margaret Ellen O'BRIEN