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Donald Webb KENNEDY

Regimental number3156
Date of birth--/06/1892
Place of birthEssendon Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationEngineer
Address15 Buckley Street, Essendon, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, A E Kennedy, 15 Buckley Street, Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 26 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF8
Promotion date: 19 December 1917

Lieutenant


Unit: INF8
Promotion date: 6 May 1918

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross*


*Work at Lihons on 11 August 1918.
Recommendation date: "18 August 1918

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 26 December 1918"

FateReturned to Australia 20 June 1919

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