11/11/1914- Completed Application for Enlistment & Medical Examination Bunbury WA before allotment to 10th Light Horse Regiment Claremont WA &  To Light Horse No.2 Squadron Blackboy Hill Camp WA
17/02/1915- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard “Surada” bound for Egypt
13/03/1915- Disembarked Alexandria to Overseas Training Base
1/08/1915-Embarked Alexandria with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces bound for Gallipoli Peninsula
5/08/1915- Taken on Strength 10th Light Horse Regiment Gallipoli
29/08/1915-Missing believed KILLED IN ACTION Anzac Gallipoli (Board of Enquiry Finding-1/09/1915 )
17/12/1916-An additional Board of Enquiry Declared Coonan KILLED IN ACTION Anzac Gallipoli on 29/08/1915.

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/15 Star Medal No. 25367

British War Medal No. 60092

Victory Medal No. 58889

Memorial Plaque/Scroll No. 320089.

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Dardanup War Memorial WA

Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT Panel No. 7

Lone Pine War Memorial Gallipoli Turkey  Panel No. 10.

 

***** There is a Memorial Grave Inscription in the Pioneer Roman Catholic Cemetery at Dardanup, W.A for this soldier *****.