John O'SULLIVAN

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O'SULLIVAN, John

Service Number: 622
Enlisted: 2 November 1914, Enlisted at Herberton, QLD
Last Rank: Trooper
Last Unit: 5th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Kilmeen, Rossmore, Cork, Ireland, 1875
Home Town: Herberton, Atherton Tablelands, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Miner
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, 28 June 1915
Cemetery: Shell Green Cemetery
Plot 11, Row K, Grave 18 Chaplain Father Bergen officiated
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

2 Nov 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 622, 5th Light Horse Regiment, Enlisted at Herberton, QLD
19 Dec 1914: Involvement Private, SN 622, 5th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
19 Dec 1914: Embarked Private, SN 622, 5th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Vestalia, Sydney
28 Jun 1915: Involvement Trooper, SN 622, 5th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Denis and Nora O'Sullivan of County Cork, Ireland later of 'Ashmount' Muckadilla, QLD

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Member of the Herberton Rifle Club