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Regimental number2138
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressCoolgardie PO, Coolgardie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinBrother, Patrick Gleeson, South Elmore, Victoria
Enlistment date21 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver PTE
Unit name11th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 6 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 May 1946
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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