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James Patrick O'BRIEN

Regimental number5443
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationKangaroo shooter
AddressCloncurry, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinSister, Miss E O'Brien, Mount Morgan, Queensland
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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