FITZGERALD, Joseph Patrick
(Service number 3641)
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|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth||Timaru|
|Date||17 July 1917||Age||33 years 4 months|
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|Previous Military Experience||New Zealand Rifles - 5 years|
|Next of Kin||Alice FITZGERALD (mother), C/o F. W. Lawrence, Euston House, Wellington, New Zealand|
|Medical Information||Height 5 feet 9 inches. Weight 13 srone. Chest measurement 33-38 inches. Complexion fair. Eyes blue. Hair brown. Sight - left eye 6/36 then 6/12. Vaccinated (left arm). White patch on left eye. Scar on right lower jaw-bone.|
|Served with||Australian Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||3 May 1926||Age|
|Place of Death||Queensland|
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Joseph Patrick FITZGERALD was born in 1881 at Timaru, the son of Michael and Alice (née MULLIN) FITZGERALD. Joseph enlisted at Mackay, Queensland, Australia. He was woring as a surveyor in Australia. His brother William Edmund FITZGERALD was also living in Australia.
Attestation Paper for Australian Imperial Force (National Archives of Australia) [26 August 2015]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [26 August 2015];
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