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John Arthur O'REILLY

Regimental number5649
Place of birthNumurkah Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressMoorool via Ariah Park, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinBrother, Thomas O'Reilly, Natong, Victoria
Enlistment date3 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 March 1918
Place of burialBerks Cemetery Extension (Rosenberg Plateau Plots (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 11), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
97
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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