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John Joseph Brett KENNY

Regimental number6871
Place of birthPenola South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressYahl Paddock, Mount Gambier, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Kenny, Yahl Paddock, Mount Gambier, South Australia
Enlistment date22 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name8th Infantry Brigade, 8th Field Ambulance Sections B and C
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 10 June 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death17 December 1976

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