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Edward O'BRIEN

Regimental number1711
Date of birth11 October 1896
Place of birthEngland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressRockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Elizabeth O'Brien, Alma Lane, Fitzroy Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Date of death30 November 1965
Place of burialDutton Park Cemetery, Brisbane, Queensland

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