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Michael John O'BRIEN

Regimental number1476
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSailor
Address31 Cutter Street, Burnley, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinMother, Mrs A O'Brien, 23 Elms Street, Cheltenham, England
Enlistment date22 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 2 February 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Medals

Distinguished Conduct Medal

'For conspicuous good work and zeal, notably in connexion with the engineering works.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 129
Date: 21 September 1916

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