Percy Mingo DWYER

DWYER, Percy Mingo

Service Number: 2980
Enlisted: 28 June 1915, Liverpool, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Infantry Battalion
Born: Parramatta, New South Wales, 27 December 1879
Home Town: Newtown (NSW), Inner West, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Estate agent
Died: Killed in Action, France, 22 July 1916, aged 36 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

28 Jun 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Liverpool, New South Wales
30 Sep 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 2980, 1st Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '7' embarkation_place: Sydney embarkation_ship: HMAT Argyllshire embarkation_ship_number: A8 public_note: ''
30 Sep 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 2980, 1st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Argyllshire, Sydney

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Percy Mingo DWYER was born on 27th December, 1879 in Parramatta, Sydney NSW

His parents were Henry DWYER and Susannah MINGO

Percy married Margaret Mary ALLMARK (date unknown ) and had four children Mervyn, Dorothy, Reginald & Albert - after his death Margaret remarried to a Thomas COWELL in 1924

He enlisted in June 1915 with the Australian Army - 1st Battalion, 9th Reinforcements - Unit embarked from Sydney on board HMAT Argyllshire on 30th Sept. 1915

He was Killed in Action between 22-25th July, 1916 - No known grave

Percy is commemorated at the Australian National Memorial, Villers Bretonneux, France