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Trooper Maurice Joseph Whelan

6/6/1884
Born at Bacchus Marsh, VIC
19/8/1914
Enlisted in the AIF, 4th Light Horse Regiment, C Company, aged 30
19/10/1914
Embarked aboard the HMAT A18 Wiltshire
10/12/1914
Disembarked in Egypt
22-24/5/1915
Landed at Gallipoli
22/8/1915
Wounded in action - gunshot wound to the knee, severe
9/9/1915
Admitted to King George Hospital, England
24/6/1916
Embarked for Australia aboard the Euripides
?/8/1916
Returned to Australia
17/10/1916
Discharged from the AIF at own request
18/3/1942
Enlisted in the Australian Army - V367960
10/12/1943
Discharged from the Army with rank of Private in the 11th Battalion, Volunteer Defence Corps
5/10/1961
Died at Heidelberg, VIC, aged 77

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