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William Patrick SWEENEY

Regimental number745
Place of birthYarram Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
Occupationfarmer
AddressYarram Yarram, South Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Mr Sweeney6, Yarram Yarram, South gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date30 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A13 Katuna on 3 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death28 December 1963

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