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Cecil Connolly McKEON

Regimental number35533
Place of birthHalifax Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
AddressAtherton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, John McKeon, Boys' Central School, Bundaberg, Queensland
Previous military service1st Company AGA
Enlistment date17 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, May 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 2 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Pay Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 2 October 1918

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 115
Date: 10 October 1919

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