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Joseph William KERSHAW

Regimental number7496
Place of birthNottingham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressNarromine, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Kershaw, 41 Gauntly Street, Hysongrew Nottingham, England
Enlistment date28 February 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 October 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death4 December 1954

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