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Michael John McBRIDE

Regimental number21083
Place of birthWalcha Road, New South Wales
SchoolWalcha Road Public School, New South Wales
Other trainingRailway Engineering
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway fireman
AddressSouth Murwillumbah, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, H McBride, West Farm, Walcha Road, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 35th Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board H.M.A.T. A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 20 May 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers Bretonneux, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 12), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
14
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Hugh and Agnes MCBRIDE, Walcha Road, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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