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John BREEN

Regimental number404
Place of birthCastlemaine, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButcher
AddressFremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kin..., Patrick Breen, Victoria Gully, Castlemaine, Victoria
Enlistment date14 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 31 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 June 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death8 November 1960

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