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Maurice Edwin KAY

Regimental number7270
Place of birthDonald, Victoria
SchoolDonald State School
AddressMelbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, A Kay,Wood Street, Donald, Victoria
Previous military serviceCorporal in the Rangers for 3 years
Enlistment date13 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 October 1918
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialRamicourt British Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 31), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Archibald and louisa KAY. Native of Donald, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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