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Bartle Patrick SYNNOTT

Regimental number357
Place of birthBurketown, Queensland
SchoolSaint Joseph College, Brisbane, Qld (Catholic)
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationShorthand typist
AddressNo. 1 Mansions, George Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinBrother, Herbert Thomas Synnott, Electrical Engineering Branch, G.P.O., Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date24 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name31st Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915
Two ships left from Melbourne carrying the 31st Battalion Headquarters and Companies A, B, C and D: HMAT A62, 'Wandilla', on 9 November 1915 and HMAT A41, 'Bakara', on 5 November 1915. It is not possible from the Embarkation Roll to determine on which ship an individual embarked.
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
Two ships left from Melbourne carrying the 31st Battalion Headquarters and Companies A, B, C and D: HMAT A62, 'Wandilla', on 9 November 1915 and HMAT A41, 'Bakara', on 5 November 1915. It is not possible from the Embarkation Roll to determine on which ship an individual embarked.
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 24 May 1917
Place of death or woundingLagnicourt, France
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row A, Grave No. 14), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
119
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick and Mary Ann SYNNOTT, Camooweal, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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