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David OREO

Regimental number6379
Place of birthAlbany Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm hand
AddressAlbany, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Eloderis Oreo, Perth Road, Albany, Western Australia
Enlistment date2 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be Daniel Oreo on NR
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot LI, Row D, Grave No. 5), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
114
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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