Name: Matthew Michael Fitzpatrick

 

Birth Date: 1890 Where: Western Australia
Died: 23 April, 1965 Where: Fremantle, WA
Place of Enlistment: Southern Cross, Western Australia Age: 25
Serial Number:623 Battalion: 28th
Rank on Enlistment: Private Rank on Discharge/Death: Corporal

Awards: 1914 - 15 Star, British War Medal 1914 - 1920, Victory Medal, Military Medal

 

Photograph Fitzpatrick

 Service Details:

 

 

9 March, 1915

1915                      Enlisted Southern Cross, WA

9 June

1915                      Embarked from Fremantle

20 August

1915                      Embarked Egypt

10 Sept. – 12 Dec.

1915                      Gallipoli

21 March

1916                      France

6/7 June

1916                      Trench Raid

29 July – 27 Aug.

1916                      Pozieres (Sausage Valley)

4 August

1916                      Pozieres

6 September

1916                      Belgium

October

1916                      Ypres and Dernacourt

3 November

1916                      Battle of Ancres Heights & Fricourt

20 November

1916                      Promoted Sergeant

February

1917                      Warlencourt

March

1917                      Attack on Malt Trench

28 April

1917                      To Hospital

28 September

1917                      Rejoined Unit

October

1917                      Broodseine & Passchendale

7 October

1917                      Wounded

31 October

1917                      Awarded Military Medal

21 July

1918                      Returned to Australia

8 August

1918                      Medical Discharge

11 November

1918                      Armistice

 

 

 
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