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Arthur O'BRIEN

Regimental number2187
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressSweet Street, Lidcombe, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J O'Brien, Sweet Street, Lidcombe, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 July 1917
Date of death16 August 1960
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery

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