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Vincent Alphonsus DWYER

Regimental number1709
Place of birthCoonamble New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGrazier
AddressGaylong Vale, Walgett, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Joh Dwyer, Gaylong Vale, Beabri, 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
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1708 Pte Pierce Ignatius DWYER, 12th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 17 July 1919; 1707 Pte William Augustus DWYER, 12th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 26 December 1918.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death14 September 1958
Place of burialNudgee Cemetery

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