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Bernard Lindsay O'CONNOR

Regimental number1965
Place of birthCrookwell, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressGlenlea via Grenfell, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinSister, Mrs G Hancock, Glenlea via Grenfell, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialVaulx Hill Cemetery (Plot I, Row H, Grave No. 23), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
162
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Bernard and Maria O'CONNOR
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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