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Francis KEANE

Regimental number21242
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
Addressc/o Mrs Heideham, Turbot Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs N Keane, Bolsover Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Previous military service1st Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date19 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 36th Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 13 December 1918
Date of death7 June 1952
Place of burialToowong Cemetery

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