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Regimental number6823
Place of birthBundaberg Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressWaverley, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Nellie Kinchington, 16 Waverley Street, Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 16 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 August 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: [2623] Lt Patrick KINCHINGTON MM, 3rd Bn, returned to Australia, 9 February 1919; 2707 Pte Thomas John KINCHINGTON (alias Jack Thomas NEUGENT), 49th Bn, killed in action, 26 September 1917; 2875 Pte Robert Emmett KINCHINGTON, 1st Pioneer Bn, died of disease, 6 February 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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