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John Barnes KERR

Regimental number5854
Date of birth9 April 1889
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
AddressKilcoy, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, John Kerr, 123 Bathurst Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Pay Corps
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Date of death10 May 1978
Place of burialMt Gravatt Crematorium, Brisbane, Queensland

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