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Daniel Joseph GLEESON

Regimental number694
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSawyer
AddressBrisbane GPO, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs Elizabeth Jane Gleeson, Brisbane GPO, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date31 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 5, Reinforcement 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1917
Family/military connectionsSon: 695 Pte Percy Thomas James GLEESON, 20th Bn, killed in action, 7 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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