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Sergeant: 166 John Patrick O'BRIEN.

Born: 1886. Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia. Birth Cert:

Died: 4th April 1918, Killed in Action Villers-Bretonneux, France.

Father: Patrick O'Brien.

Mother: Bridget O'Brien. nee:.


John Parrick O'Brien enlisted with A Company 35th Battalion and was an original member of the Battalion and left Sydney on board HMAT A24 "Benalla" on the 1st of May 1916 and was Killed in Action at Villers-Bretonneux, France on the 4th of April 1918 and is remembered with honour and is commemerated in perpetuity by the Commonweath War Graves Commission.

Family Information

John was a single 30 year old Coal Miner from Boolaroo Road, Teralba, N.S.W.


Private: 118 John HORN. (A Company) Wheeler, Teralba. N.S.W. (A Company) 35th Battalion AIF.

Private: 220 William Arthur TREAY. (A Company) 35th Battalion AIF. Labourer, Teralba. N.S.W.

Corporal: 1434 Vincent Brown WILKINSON. M.M. 34th Battalion AIF.

Military Records

Australian National Archives

Under Construction; 11/10/2007-12/08/2014.

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