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Oliver Joseph AUBUSSON

Regimental number31151
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolNewtown Public School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMechanical engineer
AddressEast Court, Trafalgar Street, Brighton-le-Sands, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, J Aubusson, East Court, Trafalgar Street, Brighton-le-Sands, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 22, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/132/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 19 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateDied of wounds 1 October 1917
Place of death or woundingOuderdom, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death24
Place of burialThe Huts Cemetery (Plot VII, Row B, Grave 5), Dickebusch, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
21
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Margaret Ann and the late James Ernest AUBUSSON, "Eastcourt", Trafalgar Street, Brighton-le-Sands, Sydney
Family/military connectionsCousin Samuel Boyce served.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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