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William Francis O'DONNELL

Regimental number1646
Place of birthBourke New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationWindow dresser
AddressCooma, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Mary O'Donnell, Albert Street, Cooma
Enlistment date17 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 27 October 1917
Place of burialBelgian Battery Corner Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 15), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
18
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Francis and Mary O'DONNELL, Charles Street, Arncliffe, New South Wales

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