John Leonard SWEENEY

SWEENEY, John Leonard

Service Number: 4915
Enlisted: 16 September 1915, Armidale, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 56th Infantry Battalion
Born: Walcha, New South Wales, Australia, 5 May 1873
Home Town: Walcha, Walcha, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, France, 20 July 1916, aged 43 years
Cemetery: Anzac Cemetery, Sailly-sur-la-Lys
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

16 Sep 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 4915, Armidale, New South Wales
8 Mar 1916: Involvement Private, 4915, 4th Infantry Battalion
8 Mar 1916: Embarked Private, 4915, 4th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Star of England, Sydney
20 Jul 1916: Involvement Private, 4915, 56th Infantry Battalion
Date unknown: Involvement 56th Infantry Battalion, Fromelles (Fleurbaix)

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