The AIF Project

Alexander Richmond KENYON

Regimental number2340
Place of birthRous New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressRous, Richmond River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Rhoda Julia Kenyon, Rous, Richmond River, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name41st Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/58/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).
Recommendation date: 7 February 1919

FateReturned to Australia 5 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death28 August 1969

Print format