Thomas Francis KEATING

Regimental number6294
Place of birthSkipton, Victoria
SchoolSpring Vale Public School, Springvale, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressCarrum, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Keating, Skipton, Victoria
Enlistment date24 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 11 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death44
Age at death from cemetery records44
Place of burialCerisy-Gailly Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 23), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Matilda KEATING
Family/military connectionsCousin: Gunner Hugh Cushing, killed in action.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal