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James Joseph BREEN

Regimental number1806
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStockman
Addressc/o W R Butler, Staghurst, Yimbun, Esk Line, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Breen, 97 Cricket Street, Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date1 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 September 1917

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