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Joseph KENNA

Regimental number2648
Place of birthMyamyn Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressMillbrook, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinSister, Mrs Rose Kinnane, Park View, Hamilton, Victoria
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: "2 October 1917

Meritorious Service Medal


Recommendation date: 1 March 1918"

FateReturned to Australia 10 April 1919
Date of death5 July 1949

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