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Arthur Charles Valentine KENNEDY

Regimental number146
Place of birthYarram, Victoria
SchoolYarram State School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationContractor
AddressRangemore via Jondaryan, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 6.75"
Weight161 lbs
Next of kinBrother, Christopher Albert Kennedy, Barcaldine, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date30 January 1915
Place of enlistmentOakey, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 November 1915
Place of burialAri Burnu Cemetery (Row G, Grave No. 1), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
105
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Rejoined 25th Bn from 7th Field Ambulance, 3 November 1915 (no further details recorded).

Died of wounds, 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 27 November 1915.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsAddress incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as Rangemoore via Jondarvan, Queensland.
SourcesNAA: B2455, KENNEDY Arthur Charles Valentine

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