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Pierce Ignatius DWYER

Regimental number1709
Other NamesPierce Ignations
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGrazier
AddressGaylong Vale, Beambri, Walgett, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, John Dwyer, Gaylong Vale, Beambri, Walgett, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A10 Karroo on 5 May 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1708
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 17 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1707 Pte William Augustus DWYER, 12th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 26 December 1918; 1709 Pte Vincent Alphonsus DWYER, 12th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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