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Roy Roderick O'CONNOR

Regimental number1880
Place of birthLaunceston Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationUpholsterer
Address11 Sandren Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Daniel O'Connor, 11 Sandren Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date27 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 19 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialWarloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. 39), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
67
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Daniel John and Isabella O'CONNOR, 11 Landen Street, East Launceston, Tasmania

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