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John McDonald WEIR

Regimental number3936
Place of birthAugathella Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSelector
AddressMount Killarney, Augathella, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Weir, Miegunyah, Bardathulla, Charleville, Queensland
Enlistment date14 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 13 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 October 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 7328 Pte James William WEIR, 4th Pioneer Bn, returned to Australia, 19 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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