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Henry James BRIEN

Regimental number2137
Place of birthCowra New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer and grazier
AddressThe Maze, Cowra, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Millicent Margaret Brien, c/o Mr Levi Wright, Glen Echo, Cowra, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A44 Vestalia on 11 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2136 Pte Aubrey Roy BRIEN, 19th Bn, returned to Australia, 10 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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