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Mealey-F-P-Gunner-27564

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Volunteers of Essendon and Flemington, 1914-1918

 

Mealey F P     Gunner    27564    Francis Patrick     14 FAB    18    Shipping clerk    Single    R C        

Address:    Essendon, Shaftesbury St, 15    

Next of Kin:    Mealey, F J, father, Shaftesbury St, Essendon, 15    

Enlisted:    6 May 1916        

Embarked:     A30 Borda 20 Oct 1916    

 

Relatives:

Mealey-F-J-Pte-1889  brother

 

CORRESPONDENCE

 

F J Mealey, father of Gunner F P Mealey, to the Editor of The Argus in favour of Conscription. 25 Nov 1916

Article in Essendon Gazette dated 28 Jun 1917, containing a letter from his brother Mealey-F-J-Pte-1889

 

Gnr. F. P. Mealey, second eldest son of Mr. F. J. Mealey, Shaftesbury st., Essendon, has been wounded while on service in France. He left Australia in October, 1916, and his brother, Warrant-Officer, F. J. Mealey, has been on continuous service in Gallipoli and France since May, 1915.

 

ROLL OF HONOUR. (1917, November 22). The Essendon Gazette and Keilor, Bulla and Broadmeadows Reporter (Moonee Ponds, Vic. : 1914 - 1918), p. 3 Edition: Morning. Retrieved May 30, 2012, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article74604374

 

GASSED.

MEALEY - Mr and Mrs F J Mealey, Essendon, have been advised that their second son, Gunner Francis V [sic] Mealey has been gassed, but is progressing satisfactorily. He had previously been wounded twice. His elder brother, Warrant Officer F J Mealey, 6th Battalion, is still in hospital wounded.

 

The Argus Saturday 26 October 1918  http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article1439427

 

Gunner F. P. Mealey, second son of Mr. F. J. Mealey, Essendon, has been gassed, but is progressing satisfactorily. He had previously been twice wounded. His elder brother, Warrant Officer F.J. Mealey, 6th Battalion, is still in hospital, wounded.  

 

ROLL OF HONOR. (1918, October 31). The Essendon Gazette and Keilor, Bulla and Broadmeadows Reporter (Moonee Ponds, Vic. : 1914 - 1918), p. 2 Edition: Morning. Retrieved August 29, 2012, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article74607519

 

 

War Service Commemorated

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Essendon Gazette Roll of Honour With the Colours

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