McSWEENEY, John Joseph
(Service number 49646)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth|
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|Next of Kin||Mrs E. McSWEENEY (mother), Adair, Timaru|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||26th Reinforcements Canterbury Infantry Regiment, C Company|
|Date||9 June 1917|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Devonport, England|
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John Joseph McSWEENEY was the second son of Morgan and Ellen (nee KEANE) McSWEENEY. He attended Adair School. His brother Denis Francis and Thomas Michael McSWEENEY also served in WWI.
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