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Regimental number3623
SchoolBeaconsfield State School, Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressOrr Street, Queenstown, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Brennan, Orr Street, Queenstown, Tasmania
Enlistment date15 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Listed on Beaconsfield State School Roll of Honour ('Esse Quam Videri': To be Be rather than to Seem), Tasmania.
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1158 Pte Patrick BRENNAN, 15th Bn, returned to Australia, 8 October 1915.

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