McSWEENEY , Thomas Michael
(Service number 46773)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||14 May 1896||Place of Birth||Adair, South Canterbury|
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|Next of Kin||M. McSWEENEY (father), Adair, Timaru|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||25th Reinforcements Otago Infantry Regiment, D Company|
|Date||26 April 1917|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Plymouth, England|
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|Place of Death||Motueka|
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Thomas Michael McSWEENEY was the youngest son of Morgan and Ellen (nee KEANE) McSWEENEY, of Adair. His brothers Denis Francis and John Joseph McSWEENEY also served in WWI.
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