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Frank Claude KENNIFF

Regimental number936
Place of birthDouglas Park, New South Wales
SchoolSydney High School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressCurra Creek via Wellington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Michael J Kenniff, Cecil Park, Liverpool, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date9 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 23 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialPort Said War Memorial Cemetery (Row E, Grave No. 6), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
8
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Michael Joseph and Terese KENNIFF, Cecil Park, Liverpool, New South Wales
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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