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Anthony David OBORN

Regimental number17885
Place of birthDuthil South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationElectric motor driver
Address'Kia Ora', Everard Avenue, Keswick, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Dorothy Rose Oborn, 'Kia Ora', Everard Avenue, Keswick, South Australia
Enlistment date4 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/15/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 31596 Driver Elder Harrah OBORN, 5th Field Artillery Brigade, killed in action, 28 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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