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Orison Oliver Osborne KENNEWELL

Regimental number4827
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Bohove, Cavenagh West, South Australia
Enlistment date8 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mooltan on 12 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialRibemont Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Henry and Mary KENNEWELL, Kitchener Street, Peterborough, South Australia. Native of Kooringa, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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