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Joseph DEMPSEY

Regimental number3082
Place of birthOrange New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCordialmaker
AddressKalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusDivorced
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinDaughter, Winifred Mary Dempsey, Merewether, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 18 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 12 August 1918
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot X, Row F, Grave No. 5), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
112
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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