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Regimental number856
SchoolNorth Nar Nar Goon State School No 2914, Victoria
OccupationState school teacher
AddressHoward Street, Murrumbeena, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, James Keddie, Howard Street, Murrumbeena, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name8th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1915
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Listed on North Nar Nar Goon State School No 2914 Roll of Honor, Victoria.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death28 November 1954
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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