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John Aloysius * O'BRIEN

Date of birth22 April 1887
Other NamesO'BRIEN, John Aloysius~
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMedical practitioner
AddressMary Street, Hawthorn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Dr J A O'Brien, Mary Street, Hawthorn, Victoria
Enlistment date3 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name1st Australian Clearing Hospital
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/102/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAS A55 Kyarra on 5 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
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Captain


Unit: MED 1st Cas Clear Stn
Promotion date: 21 September 1914

Major


Unit: 3rd Cas Clear Stn
Promotion date: 1 March 1916

FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917

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