Michael Vincent O'MEARA

O'MEARA, Michael Vincent

Service Number: 39317
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Gunner
Last Unit: Field Artillery Brigades
Born: Tipperary, Ireland, 23 September 1875
Home Town: Maryborough, Fraser Coast, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Lighthousekeeper
Died: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 4 January 1953, aged 77 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Lutwyche Cemetery, Brisbane, Qld
Memorials: Maryborough City Hall Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

30 Apr 1918: Involvement Gunner, 39317, Field Artillery Brigades, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '4' embarkation_place: Sydney embarkation_ship: SS Port Darwin embarkation_ship_number: '' public_note: ''
30 Apr 1918: Embarked Gunner, 39317, Field Artillery Brigades, SS Port Darwin, Sydney

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Biography contributed by Geoffrey Gillon

His mother was Norah O'Meara-nee Ryan.

Siblings were:

Norah O'Meara unknown–1898

Mary O'Meara Burns 1864–1950

Patrick O'Meara 1869–1957

Timothy O'Meara 1871–1955

Hugh O'Meara 1873–1954

Elizabeth O'Meara 1880–1962

John O'Meara 1884–1960

Stephen O'Meara 1887–1957



Biography contributed by Geoffrey Gillon

Field Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 34

Address-Double Island, Queensland
Next of kin-Wife, Mrs F E O'Meara, Zante Street, Maryborough, Queensland
Enlistment date-15 December 1917
Rank on enlistment-Gunner

AWM Embarkation Roll number-13/128/2

Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Darwin on 30 April 1918.

Unit from Nominal Roll-2nd Field Artillery Brigade

Returned to Australia 20 May 1919