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Albert Barry O'CONNOR

Regimental number1761
Place of birthBoulia Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationPostal assistant
AddressOakey, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Michael O'Connor, Police Station, Childers, Queensland
Previous military service11th Infantry
Enlistment date18 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Divisional Signal Company
FateKilled in Action 29 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialHargicourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Row B, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
26
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Michael and Florence O'CONNOR, The Police Station, Rockhampton, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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