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Patrick Gerald Egan WYER

Regimental number10301
Place of birthAuckland, New Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressWoolgoolga, North Coast, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 7.5"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinFriend, R M Garland, Police Station, Woolgoolga, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date13 September 1915
Place of enlistmentWarwick Farm, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 2, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/90/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 17 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Patrick Gerald
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date17 May 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Euripides', 3 March 1919 (disordered action of the heart); disembarked Sydney, 20 April 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 17 May 1920.
Date of death17 May 1967
SourcesNAA: B2455, WYER Patrick Gerald Egan

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