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Leo Charles DINEEN

Regimental number6276
Place of birthWilcannia New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMaster printer
AddressGeraldton, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs Margaret Dineen, Waldeck Street, Geraldton, Western Australia
Enlistment date14 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll6276A
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 24 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialDernancourt Communal Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row I, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Emily DINEEN. Native of Tibooburra, New South Wales, husband of Mrs M. DINEEN, Waldeck Street, Geraldton, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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