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Patrick Hugh EGAN

Regimental number1574
Place of birthAramac, Queensland
SchoolState School, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationWool presser
AddressAramac, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Egan, Aramac, Queensland
Enlistment date17 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 30 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 30 September 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialMenin Road South Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row I, Grave No. 2), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
13
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles Henry and Elizabeth EGAN, The Post Office, Aramac, Queensland
Family/military connectionsBrother: 90 Pte William Andrew EGAN, 42nd Bn, returned to Australia, 3 July 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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