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Regimental number3632
Place of birthN/A Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressRangue, Killorglin, County Kerry, Ireland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J O'Riordin, Rangue, Killorglin, County Kerry, Ireland
Enlistment date21 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Light Trench Mortar Battery
FateKilled in Action 1 October 1917
Place of burialLonguenesse (St. Omer) Souvenir Cemetery (Plot IV, Row E, Grave No. 12), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Pajrents: John J. and Mary O'RIORDAN, Rangue, Killorglin, Co. Kerry, Ireland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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