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Patrick Joseph BUTTERFIELD

Regimental number16053
Place of birthFramlingham, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm hand
AddressFramlingham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, E E Butterfield, Framlingham, Victoria
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 17
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3241 Lance Corporal John Patrick BUTTERFIELD, 58th Bn, killed in action, 29 September 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 November 1972

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