Oliver James OSBORN

OSBORN, Oliver James

Service Number: 330
Enlisted: 17 August 1914, Randwick, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Wingham, New South Wales, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Chatswood, Willoughby, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Produce Merchant
Died: Killed in Action, Gallipoli, Gallipoli, Dardanelles, Turkey, 2 May 1915, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing
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World War 1 Service

17 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Randwick, New South Wales
18 Oct 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 330, 2nd Infantry Battalion, ANZAC / Gallipoli, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '7' embarkation_place: Sydney embarkation_ship: HMAT Suffolk embarkation_ship_number: A23 public_note: ''
18 Oct 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 330, 2nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Suffolk, Sydney

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"...330 Private Oliver James Osborn, 2nd Battalion. A mechanic prior to enlisting on 17 August 1914, Pte Osborn embarked for overseas service aboard HMAT Suffolk (A23) on 18 October 1914. He was killed in action on the Gallipoli Peninsula on 2 May 1915, aged 24 years." - SOURCE (www.awm.gov.au)