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Joseph Clyde WEAVERS

Regimental number108
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
SchoolTeachers Training College, Hobart, Tasmania
Address33 Hamilton Street, West Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J R Weavers, 23 Hamilton Street, West Hobart, Tasmania
Previous military service14th Field Company Army Engineers; Served as Lance-Corporal in the 14th Field Engineers, stationed at Hobart, Tasmania.
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name3rd Field Company Engineers, Headquarters, Section 1, Section 2 and Section 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A2 Geelong on 22 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Company Engineers
FateKilled in Action 22 July 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death19.8
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave 15), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Cornelian Bay Cemetery, Hobart, Tasmania. Parents: John Robert and Sarah Kittie WEAVERS (d. 4 March 1934, aged 72; bu. Cornelian Bay Cemetery, Tasmania)
Family/military connectionsBrother: Captain S. WEAVERS, 12th Bn
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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