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Edward KENNEDY

Regimental number2406
Place of birthAyr Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressWood End Road, Ipswich, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinSister, Mrs Jessie Mitchell Hewson, Dunlop Terrace, Corinda, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date15 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 8 August 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2406A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2407 Pte John Justice KENNEDY, 4th Pioneer Bn, returned to Australia, 15 June 1919; 2891 Pte William Charles KENNEDY, 4th Pioneer Bn, killed in action, 6 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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