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Kenneth Lowrie KELTON

Regimental number7189
Place of birthAlbury New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationRailway employee
AddressWaterworks, Albury, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J E Kelton, Waterworks, Albury, New South Wales
Previous military service17th Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date14 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentBombardier
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 5, Battery 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Meritorious Service Medal


Work near Hannebeke during October 1917.
Recommendation date: 6 March 1918

FateReturned to Australia 27 April 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 110
Date: 25 July 1918

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