The AIF Project


Regimental number2199
Place of birthHampshire England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressRosehill, Cranbury, Cudall, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Richard Kersley, Priory Farm, Andwell, Basingstoke, Hampshire, England
Enlistment date24 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 4 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1918
Date of death9 May 1966
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium

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