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William Charles O'REILLY

Regimental number2696
Place of birthBarcaldine New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDraper
Address131 Denison Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs Violet Ethel O'Reilly, 131 Denison Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date19 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 17 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 March 1918
Date of death11 December 1957
Place of burialMt Thompson Crematorium

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