The Australian Boer War Memorial
Anzac Parade Canberra
|Private Patrick Bryce|
Name of Ancestor: Patrick Bryce
Ancestor's date of birth: 01/12/1880
Ancestor's date of death: Detail not provided
Cause of Death: Detail not provided
Service and Life Before the Boer War: Migrated to Rockhampton, Qld 25 Aug 1883 with his parents Thomas and Mary Ann Bryce. Born in Falkirk, Scotland 1880. He was a labourer living at Rockhampton when he enlisted.
Service Number: 1948
Colony or State of enlistment: QLD, Place of Enlistment: Lytton
Unit: 3 Bn Australian Commonwealth Horse
Rank attained in Boer War: PTE, Date Effective: 13/02/1902
Highest Rank attained (if served after war): No evidence of post Boer War Service
Murray Page: 528
Contingent: Second Australian
Ship: Englishman, Date of Sailing: 25/03/1902
Memorial details: Detail not provided
Personal Characteristics: A labourer, height: 167 cm, fair complexion, brown eyes and light brown hair.
Reasons to go and fight: Detail not provided
Details of service in war: Did not see active service in South Africa.
Service and life after the Boer War: Returned to Australia: 9-13 August 1902 on the Drayton Grange. No other details provided.
Name of Descendant: John Bryce, Kurrajong Heights NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Nephew