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John Lewis McKENNY

Regimental number1060
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationButcher
AddressNairne, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Caroline mcKenny, Nairne, South Australia
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialPont-De-Nieppe Commmunal Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
137
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Caroline MCKENNY, Nairne, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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