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Volunteers of Essendon and Flemington, 1914-1918 


Swift J            Pte    65688    Joseph          23 Inf Bn    38    Driver    Married    C of E       

Address:    Essendon, Mt Alexander Rd, 904   

Next of Kin:    Swift, Ellene Desmond, Mrs, wife, 904 Mt Alexander Rd, Essendon   

Enlisted:    29 Jan 1916       

Embarked:     A9 Shropshire 25 Sep 1916   





SWIFT, JOSEPH; private, 38 8-12 years , 5 ft. 31 in.,
medium complexion , black hair , brown eyes. Born at
Mornington. His wife resides at 904 Mt. Alexander road,

Essendon. Deserted from Royal Park Camp 4th  May 1916.


Victoria Police Gazette, 25 May 1916, p 328



War Service Commemorated

Essendon Gazette Roll of Honour With the Colours

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