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Regimental number2464
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
Address'Woody Dale', Tallangatta
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, John Keesing, 27 Edwards Road, off Burditt road, Bowe, London, Eng.
Enlistment date13 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A6 Clan Maccorquodale on 6 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollImperial Camel Corps
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death18 April 1989

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