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Joseph KAYE

Regimental number1519
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolMarist Brothers (Catholic) School
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCoal lumper
Address62 High Street, Millers Point, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Kaye, 62 High Street, Millers Point, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 6 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Place of death or woundingPolygon Wood, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death25
Place of burialHagle Dump Cemetery (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 15), Elverdinghe, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
91
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Johannah and the late William KAYE

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