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Joseph Alexander FITZSIMONS

Regimental number1213
Place of birthDonegal, Ireland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarrier
AddressAnnandale, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs O Fitzsimons, 345 Annandale Street, Annandale, NW
Enlistment date24 July 1917
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameVeterinary Corps, September 1917 Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 2 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Veterinary Corps
FateDeceased 2 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records43
Place of burialIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 2), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
184
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Isobel FITZSIMONS; husband of Olive FITZSIMONS, "Oakdene", Meymott Street, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, FITZSIMONS Joseph Alexander

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