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Claude Oscar GLEESON

Regimental number655
Place of birthWhiteford Hills Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, T.Gleeson, Needles, Tasmania
Enlistment date12 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Newcastle, New South Wales, on board HMAT A36 Thirty Six on 21 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 7 January 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Claud Oscar Gleeson on NR
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Launceston Garden of Remembrance
Date of death11 August 1965

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