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William FITZPATRICK

Regimental number2157
Place of birthEaglehawk Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
AddressSimpsons Road, Eaglehawk, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Katherine Fitzpatrick, Simpsons Road, Eaglehawk, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date9 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name60th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/77/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll60th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 30 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialPernois British Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 15), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
169
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Eaglehawk Cemetery, Victoria. Parents: James (b. Ennis, Co. Clare, Ireland; d. 3 April 1908, aged 74; bu. Eaglehawk Cemetery) and Catherine (d. 14 September 1918, aged 72; bu. Eaglehawk Cemetery) FITZPATRICK
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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