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Bernard Leonard DEMPSEY

Regimental number541
Place of birthPort Augusta, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressPort Pirie, Walterton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Dempsey, Port Pirie, Walterton, South Australia
Enlistment date24 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 November 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Date of death21 December 1934
Age at death44
Place of burialNorth Brighton Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia

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