William Patrick MEEHAN

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MEEHAN, William Patrick

Service Number: 1082
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Trooper
Last Unit: 1st Australian Horse
Born: Muswellbrook, New South Wales, 1870
Home Town: Muswellbrook, Muswellbrook, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Enteric Fever, Adelaide Hospital, South Australia , 24 January 1900
Cemetery: West Terrace Cemetery (General)
Catholic section
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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Boer War Service

1 Oct 1899: Involvement Trooper, SN 1082
1 Oct 1899: Involvement Trooper, SN 1082, 1st Australian Horse

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

William Patrick MEEHAN was born in Muswellbrook, New South Wales in 1870

His parents were John MEEHAN & Bridget HARRISON

William died of enteric fever in Adelaide on 24th January, 1900 on his way to the Boer War and is buried in the Catholic Section of the West Terrace Cemetery in Adelaide

His brother Daniel Peter MEEHAN (SN 104) also died while serving in the Boer War in Pretoria, South Africa on 18th January, 1901