SCANNELL, Augustine Patrick
(Service number 91072)

Aliases Is this Augustine Michael or Michael Augustin SACNNELL?
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Date 7 June 1898 Place of Birth Pleasant Point

Enlistment Information

Date 26 August 1918 Age 20 years
Address at Enlistment C/o H. Elworthy, "Craigmore", Timaru
Occupation Farm hand
Previous Military Experience 2nd South Canterbury Regiment - still serving
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs M. SCANNELL (mother), Kerrytown, Pleasant Point
Religion Roman Catholic
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Date 4 December 1918 Reason Demobilized.

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Biographical Notes

Drawn in ballot as Augustus Patrick SCANNELL. Enlisted as Augustine Patrick SCANNELL on 26 August 1918 at Timaru. Demobilized (Augustine Patrick Scannell) on 4 December 1918 at Featherston from A Company 49th Reinforcement, at which time he was described as of good character.


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