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Patrick WEIR

Regimental number3697
Place of birthPort Adelaide, South Australia
SchoolPeninsula, Model
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBoilermaker's assistant
AddressBirkenhead, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs H Weir, Playfair Street, Birkenhead, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 September 1918
Place of death or woundingMont St Quentin, France
Age at death35.10
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row E, Grave 40), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
111
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick and Helen WEIR.

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