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Samuel Michael O'FARRELL

Regimental number1780
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationOverseer railway construction
Addressc/o Resident Engineer, Munbilla via Ipswich, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs Elizabeth O'Farrell, Englesburg via Ipswich, Queensland
Enlistment date10 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 9 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 July 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 March 1929
Place of burialMoree Cemetery, New South Wales

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