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Charles Reginald McKEOWN

Regimental number1838
Date of birth2 August 1890
Place of birthForest Lodge, Sydney, New South Wales
SchoolFort Street Model Public School, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
AddressWychwood, Avenue Road, Glebe Point, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, S McKeown, Wychwood, Avenue Road, Glebe Point, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Australian General Hospital, Special Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 16 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Rollaust Pay Office
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularJoined the Bank of New South Wales, Head Office, 7 May 1907. transferred to Crookwell branch, 1911; to Penrith branch, 1913.
FateReturned to Australia 2 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 September 1948
Sources'Bank of New South Wales Roll of Honour' (Sydney, 1921), p. 272.

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