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Richard Charles O'NEILL

Regimental number10368
Place of birthBellary India
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTelegraphist
AddressAt sea, s.s. Dimboola
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs M O'Neill, Spring Glen, Coonoor, India
Enlistment date25 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 12 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialEbblinghem Military Cemetery (Plot I, row A, grave NO. 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
12
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Matilda O'NEILL, 1 Benson Cross Road, Benson Town, Bungalore, Mysore, India
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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