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Patrick Joseph DEVITT

Regimental number2854
Place of birthBarnawartha, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressUpper Indigo near Barnawartha, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Devitt, Upper Indigo near Barnawartha, Victoria
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialBellicourt British Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
163
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick and Mary DEVITT, Indigo Creek, Barnawartha, Victoria

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