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Herbert William KAEDING

Regimental number4200A
Place of birthGreenock, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressBower, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21.10
Height5' 7.5"
Weight146 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Kaeding, Bower, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date12 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 August 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 11 January 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll4202
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 August 1917
Discharge date28 November 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HNZT 'Pakeha', 28 July 1917; disembarked Adelaide, 20 October 1917; discharged (medically unfit: double pleurisy and pneumonia), 28 November 1917.

War service: 2 years 109 days (of which 1 year 283 days was abroad)

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death18 March 1955
SourcesNAA: B2455, KAEDING Herbert William

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