Regimental number2693
Place of birthAldgate, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressBurando, East-West Railway, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen O'Reilly, Aldgate, South Australia
Enlistment date29 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1919
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Parents: Patrick and Ellen O'REILLY
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2409 Driver Patrick O'REILLY, 5th Pioneer Bn, returned to Australia, 2 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death31 May 1938
Age at death53
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia