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William John KENNEDY

Regimental number908
Place of birthNorth Melbourne Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSoldier
AddressRaga Barracks, Queenscliff, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Charles Kennedy, 13 Fitzgibbon Street, Parkville, Victoria
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date1 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHeavy Artillery Group 36, Reinforcement 11
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Date of death12 January 1960
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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