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Cornelius Kenneth DACEY

Regimental number2467
Place of birthWallendbeen, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Height5' 8"
Weight143 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eliz Dacey, Murrumburrah PO, Murrumburrah, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 September 1914
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column Section 1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 16 October 1918
Discharge date24 February 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 April 1949
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis
SourcesNAA: B2455, DACEY Cornelius Kenneth

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