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Alexander James Sweeny

Regimental number1788
Place of birthGeraldton Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStorekeeper
AddressPeak Hill, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs Maria Augustina Sweeny, Peak Hill, Western Australia
Enlistment date15 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 9 August 1916
Date of death12 October 1952
Place of burialFremantle Cemetery

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