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Regimental number6439
Place of birthPerth, Western Australia
SchoolBush School
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressNannup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, James Kearney, Nannup, Western Australia
Enlistment date11 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateDied of disease 8 September 1918
Age at death40
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row F, Grave No. 36), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary KEARNEY. Native of Perth, Western Australia

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