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James Joseph O'BRIEN

Regimental number2866
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGrazier
AddressTallwood Station, Walgett, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, James Thomas O'Brien, Tallwood Station, Walgett, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2866A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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