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William Joseph PRENDERGAST

Regimental number4209
Place of birthLeichhardt, New South Wales
SchoolPatrician Brothers, St James, Forest Lodge, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Address61 Hereford Street, Forest Lodge, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Prendergast, 61 Hereford Street, Forest Lodge, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 11 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 14 March 1918
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialLancashire Cottage Cemetery (Plot III, Row D, Grave No. 4), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
89
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Martin and Ellen PRENDERGAST, 91 Chandos Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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