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James Patrick KEADY

Regimental number29538
Place of birthNoorilim, Victoria
SchoolNoorilim State School, Noorilim, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressMoorilim, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, M Keady, Morrilim, Murchison, Victoria
Enlistment date16 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 118
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 3 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 18 September 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialThe Huts Cemetery (Plot VI, Row B, Grave No. 13), Dickebusch, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
17
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Michael and Annie KEADY. Native of Moorilim, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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