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John Alfred KENNEDY

Regimental number5125
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressPO, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, J Kennnedy, 70 Allcroft Road, Havistock Hill, London, England
Enlistment date21 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 31 March 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll5125A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Also served in World War II: 2/1 Pioneer Bn, 2nd AIF.
Date of death20 September 1971
Place of burialEastern Suburbs Memorial Park Cemetery

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