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John McVEIGH

Regimental number1461
Place of birthGlasgtow Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSeaman
AddressPerkins Street, Townsville, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs May McVeigh, Perkins Street, Townsville, Queensland
Enlistment date9 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 13 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 April 1916
Date of death6 September 1970
Place of burialMt Thompson Crematorium

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