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Percy Joseph BREEN

Regimental number1042
Place of birthEnniscorthy, Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCivil servant
AddressAlbert Park, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Height5' 5.75"
Weight111 lbs
Next of kinFather, James D Breen, 113 Beaconsfield Parade, Albert Park, Victoria
Enlistment date21 November 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameAustralian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force, Reinforcements (March 1915-May 1919)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Matunga on 20 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Naval & Military Expeditionary Force
FateReturned to Australia 19 September 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)No details of fate entered on Nominal Roll.
Discharge date4 October 1917
Other details

Enlisted in the AIF, 3 May 1915; discharged (medically unfit: did not embark), 7 June 1915.

War service: Rabaul

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, BREEN Percy Joseph

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