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Albert Cheeseman KEMP

Regimental number417
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOverseer sheep station
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Edward Kemp, Stanley Villa, Norman Road, Canterbury, England
Enlistment date15 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A15 Star of England on 24 September 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross


Recommendation date: "2 November 1917 and 28 January 1918"

FateDied of wounds 14 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialJerusalem War Cemetery (Row W, Grave No. 91), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
180
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Mary Jane KEMP, Stanley Villa, Norman Road, Canterbury, England

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