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Michael Thomas DWYER

Regimental number4410
Date of birth12 January 1899
Place of birthSavernake, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm hand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Michael Joseph Dwyer, Savernake PO, Savernake, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 July 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 29 March 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)crossed out on NR
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsTrue name: Michael Joseph O'CALLAGHAN. True place of birth: Pine Lodger, nr Shepparton, Victoria. True age at enlistment: 16.
Date of death12 January 1959
Age at death60
Place of burialDunnolly Cemetery, Victoria
SourcesNAA: B2455, DWYER Michael Thomas

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