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Regimental number2152
Place of birthWollar New South Wales
SchoolWollar Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressMerrylands, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, James Brennan, Merrylands, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date19 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 11 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Squadron
FateDied of disease 14 February 1919
Age at death33
Place of burialIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave no. 50), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Sarah BRENNAN, Cooks Avewnue, Canterbury, New South Wales. Born at Bylong, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6204 Pre Gratton BRENNAN, 18th Bn, killed in action, Bullecourt, France, 3 May 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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