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Francis McSWEENEY

Regimental number5042
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Address46 Henrietta Street, Glenferrie, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinSister, Miss A McSweeney, c/o Miss Owens, 46 Henrietta Street, Glenferrie, Victoria
Enlistment date20 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 24 August 1918
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death8 July 1958
Age at death62
Place of burialLeeton Cemetery, New South Wales

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