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Daniel O'BRIEN

Regimental number1768
Place of birthGeelong, Victoria
Other NamesSAGER, James
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressNeerim South, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinSister, Janet O'Brien, St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date21 February 1916
Place of enlistmentWarragul, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 8 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneers
FateReturned to Australia 10 May 1917
Age at death from cemetery records43
Place of burialFremantle Cemetery (Portion Wesleyan, Plot BB, Grave No. 146), Fremantle, Western Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
173
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
See SAGER James the true family name. Sister: Miss J SAGER. Native of Geelong
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 June 1917
Place of burialFremantle Cemetery, Western Australia

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