Patrick Hill Condon

First Name: 
Patrick
Middle Name: 
Hill
Last Name: 
Condon
Date of Birth: 
Thursday, June 25, 1885
Mother's Name: 
Margaret (nee Clancy)
Father's Name: 
Patrick Condon
Date Enlisted: 
Tuesday, October 17, 1916
Rank at Enlistment: 
Private
Rank at Discharge: 
Private
Unit: 
13th Battalion
Service: 
Infantry
Awards: 
British War Medal
Victory Medal
Date of Death: 
Monday, September 24, 1917
Place of Death: 
Belgium
Cause of Death: 
Killed in action
Details: 

Patrick Condon was a single 31 year old labourer, Living in Wollongong, NSW when he enlisted. He was working with his father at the time. He was a musician who played the piano, organ and xylaphone. He embarked on HMAT A72 Beltana with 23rd Reinforcements, 13th Battalion on 25th November 1916.

After training in England he joined 13th Battalion in France on 10th June 1917. Patrick was killed in action and has no known grave. He is remembered on the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres Belgium and on his parents grave in Wollongong Cemetery.

Sources: 
NAA: B2455, CONDON P H

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