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James Wolftown KEOGH

Regimental number4814
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDriver
Address11 Harbord Lane, Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, P Keogh, 11 Harbord Lane, Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date7 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Star of England on 8 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records18
Place of burialRue-Du-Bois Military Cemetery (Plot I, row F, Grave No. 45), Fleurbaix, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
168
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick and Mary KEOGH, 6th Avenue, Lidcombe, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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