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Roy Louis McGUIRE

Regimental number57891
Place of birthMaryborough, Queensland
SchoolTaabinga Village State School, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressTaabinga Village, Kingaroy, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J McGuire, Taabinga Village, Kingaroy, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets
Enlistment date3 June 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameQueensland Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 July 1918
Unit from Nominal RollDEPOT
Place of death or woundingNot Known (Died of Cerebro Spinal Meningitis)
Date of death24 July 1918
Age at death19
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialAlbany Cemetery (Roman Catholic Section), Western Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of John MCGUIRE. Native of Maryborough, Queensland. Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, WA.

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