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Francis William McSWEENY

Regimental number4072
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway porter
AddressCallington, South Australia
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, Daniel McSweeny, Pahr Street, Peterhead, South Australia
Enlistment date30 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 19 February 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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