Private Hugh Brian O'Donnell

Service number 1393
Birth Place Australia: Western Australia, Boulder
Death Date 1915-05-12
Death Place Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Marmara, Gallipoli Peninsula
Also known as Hughie O'Donnell
Final Rank Private
Service Australian Imperial Force
  • 11th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 11th Australian Infantry Battalion
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918

Private Hugh Brian (‘Hughie’) O’Donnell (1393, 11th Battalion) was a miner from Kanowna, WA. He was killed in action at Gallipoli on 12 May 1915, aged 16 years 8 months. He is buried in the Lone Pine Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey.



Date of enlistment 12 November 1914
Date of embarkation 22 February 1915
Date of death 12 May 1915
Date of fate 12 May 1915