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FITZGERALD John (Jack) Hector

Male 1888 - 1970  (82 years)


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  • Name FITZGERALD John (Jack) Hector 
    Born 19 Feb 1888  River Road, Gympie, QLD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Aug 1970  Gympie, QLD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1565  Wood/O'Neill
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2014 

    Father FITZGERALD John,   b. 8 Jun 1845, Kilfenora, Co Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1920, Boowoogum, Gympie, QLD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother PAULOVICH Ephrath (Effie) Mary,   b. 15 Jul 1856, Sydney, NSW Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1923, Brisbane, QLD Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 11 Oct 1880  St Patrick's Church, Gympie, QLD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F456  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family MCDONALD Irene Veronica 
    Married 26 Jul 1922 
    Children 
     1. FITZGERALD Joseph Paul,   b. 1923,   d. 1985  (Age 62 years)
     2. FITZGERALD
     3. FITZGERALD Catherine (Betty),   b. 1924,   d. 11 Oct 2010  (Age 86 years)
     4. FITZGERALD Margaret (Marnie)
    Family ID F1152  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • QLD registration has Jack's birth as the 19 Feb 1888. The Phillips' birthday book has it as the 19 September.

      Jack enlisted in WW1 at Kilkivan on the 20 August 1915. He was 27 1/2 years old. He left Brisbane on the Kyarra on the 3 January 1916. Following this, there were a number of bouts of illness in France and England. He was accidentally wounded in France on the 6 November 1916. He spent the next year in England and was discharged from the AIF on the 16 November 1917, returning to Australia on the Euripides.