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William Elliott KEENE

Regimental number1712
Place of birthMurrurundi New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressWeetah, Scone, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, T Keane, Weetah, Scone, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 19 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateDischarged 14 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: [132] Lt Roy Oscar Claude KEENE, 1st Division Artillery, killed in action, 16 November 1917.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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