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John Patrick WEIR

Regimental number219
Date of birth10 April 1887
Place of birthLucknow, India
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlasterer
Address1 Spring Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs J P Weir, 1 Spring Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date31 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Field Ambulance, C Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A14 Euripides on 20 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll15922
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1915
Discharge date21 December 1915
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Runic', 7 November 1915; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 21 December 1915.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSee 15922 John Patrick WEIR for second period of service.

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