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William George O'CONNOR

Regimental number4158
Place of birthLenard's Hill, Daylesford, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMarine fireman
Address65 Hanover Street, Brunswick, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Thomas O'Connor, 92 Tailbot Street, West Brunswick, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date13 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 17 March 1917
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialBapaume Communal Cemetery (Row L, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
100
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: thomas and Lou8isa O'CONNOR, 17 Ballarat Street, Brunswick, victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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