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Leo Victor Francis BRENNAN

Regimental number6218
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
SchoolConvent (Catholic) School, Bankstown, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressLiverpool Road, Bankstown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, T Brennan, Liverpool Road, Bankstown, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date12 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 9 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 24 October 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Leo Victor
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death24 October 1917
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialAbbeville Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row D, Grave No. 17), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Luch BRENNAN, Liverpool Street, Bankstown, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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