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Bernard O'REILLY

Regimental number1506
Place of birthCork Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Julia O'Reilly, Rosscarby, Cork, Ireland
Enlistment date12 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 22 February 1915
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Machine Gun Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Cross of St.George (4th Class)

Recommendation date: 21 August 1916

FateReturned to Australia 14 January 1919

Cross of St. George - 4th Class (Russia)

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 116
Date: 25 July 1917

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