FITZPATRICK, Martin Joseph

Service Number: 3253
Enlisted: 11 August 1915, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 52nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Bagots Well, South Australia, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Kapunda, Light, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of wounds, France, 10 August 1916, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Kapunda and District Fallen Soldiers Monument
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World War 1 Service

11 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Adelaide, South Australia
27 Oct 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3253, 12th Infantry Battalion, Pozières
27 Oct 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 3253, 12th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Benalla, Adelaide
10 Aug 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3253, 52nd Infantry Battalion, Pozières

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The late Pte. M. J. Fitzpatrick was the son of a former old resident of the district, Mr. P. Fitzpatrick. He was of quiet disposition, but hardy and well set, a splendid swimmer, and one whom hard work could never tire. He was 39 years of age and has left a widow, the daughter of Mr. John Kearne, and one child. Mrs. Fitzpatrick received, among many communications, a letter from Major Hardie, conveying the sympathy of the King and Queen, the Commonwealth Government, and the District Commandant, on the loss of her husband." - from the Kapunda Herald 08 Sep 1916 (