Joseph (Joe) MCEVOY

Badge Number: S5026, Sub Branch: Broken Hill, NSW
S5026

MCEVOY, Joseph

Service Number: 25853
Enlisted: 22 December 1915, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 32nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Liverpool, England, 8 September 1876
Home Town: Broken Hill, Broken Hill Municipality, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Natural causes, Cheltenham, South Australia, 21 December 1946, aged 70 years
Cemetery: Broken Hill Cemetery
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World War 1 Service

22 Dec 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 25853, Adelaide, South Australia
1 Aug 1916: Embarked Driver, SN 25853, 8th Field Artillery Brigade , HMAT Orsova, Melbourne
1 Aug 1916: Involvement Driver, SN 25853, 8th Field Artillery Brigade
25 Nov 1918: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 25853, 32nd Infantry Battalion

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Biography

"Man Dies At Races

Joseph McEvoy, about 70, of Broken Hill, collapsed and died on the flat at Cheltenham Park Racecourse on Saturday. Plainclothes Constables Gill and Liebing, of Port Adelaide, are preparing a report for the Acting City Coroner (Mr. G. Ziesing, SM)." - from the Adelaide Advertiser 23 Dec 1946 (nla.gov.au)