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Edward Michael BRENNAN

Regimental number3763
Place of birthEmmaville New South Wales
SchoolConvent of Mercy (Catholic) School, Emmaville, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationShearer
AddressTununburra via Cunnamulla, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Frank Brennan, Emmaville, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 31 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of wounds 2 August 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death22
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 52)
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
172
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Francis and Catherine BRENNAN. Native of Emmaville, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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