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Arthur Ernest O'BRIEN

Regimental number3886
Place of birthLake Hindermarsh Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressFitzgerald Street, West Portland, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs E S O'Brien, c/o J F O'Brien, Fitzgerald Street, West Portland, Victoria
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death25 February 1955

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