|Place of birth||Yarraville, Victoria|
|School||St Ignatius School, Richmond, Victoria|
|Address||654 Church Street, South Richmond, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Father, Mr J O'Connor, 654 Church Street, South Richmond, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served for 4 years in the 56th Infantry (Yarra Borderers), Citizen Military Forces.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Broadmeadows, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||5th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/22/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||60th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||21|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||V.C. Corner (Panel No 21), Australian Cemetery Memorial, Fromelles, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John O'CONNOR and Ellen O'MAHONY (formerly O'CONNOR). Native of Yarraville, Victoria|
|Family/military connections||Brother: 3903 Pte Dominic O'CONNOR, 24th Bn, returned to Australia, 29 May 1919.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 60th Bn, Duntroon Plateau, 20 April 1916.
Admitted to 34th Stationary Hospital, 9 June 1916 (influenza); discharged to duty, 13 June 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Reported Missing, 19 July 1916.
Court of Enquiry, held in the field, 4 August 1917, pronounced fate as 'Killed in Action, 19 July 1916'.
Note, Red Cross File No 2030707: 'No trace Germany. Cert. by Capt. Mills 10.10.19.'Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, O'CONNOR Gerald Augustine
Red Cross File No 2030707