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John Thomas O'BRIEN

Regimental number4894
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressEdenhope, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs S O'Brien, Jellokin, Edenhope, Victoria
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 March 1966
Age at death75
Place of burialMerino Cemetery, Victoria

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