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George Lucas DRENNAN

Regimental number22007
Date of birth13 August 1886
Place of birthClare, South Australia
SchoolClare Public School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressWoodville, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, J Drennan, Woodville, South Australia
Enlistment date2 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 23, Battery 107
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 16 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Date of death16 October 1917
Place of burialBrandhoek New Military Cemetery No. 3 (Plot I, Row L, Grave No. 27), Vlamertinghe, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Ann DRENNAN. Native of South Australia
Other detailsWar service: France, Belgium. Gassed; recovered and returned to duty.

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