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Claude KEENAN

Regimental number6048
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Kathleen Keenan, PO, East Murchison, Victoria
Enlistment date22 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 7 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 11 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. 6), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
80
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred James and Kathleen KEENAN, Convent of Mercy, Victoria Square Perth, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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