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Edmund Elias O'BRIEN

Regimental number4344
Place of birthGraman, New South Wales
SchoolGraman Public School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressGraman, via Inverell, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret O'Brien, Graman, via Inverell, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 3 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 September 1918
Place of death or woundingNavroy, France
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBellicourt British Cemetery (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
116
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Margaret O'BRIEN, Graman, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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