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Regimental number51630
Date of birth22 September 1899
Place of birthBallarat East, Victoria
Address20 Barkly Street, Ballarat East, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Kerby, 20 Barkly Street, Ballarat East, Victoria
Enlistment date22 February 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 February 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd General (Victorian) Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 5 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Motor Transport Section
FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1918
Family/military connectionsBrothers: Major Edwin Thomas John KERBY, 8th Bn, returned to Australia, 20 December 1918; 1364 Sergeant Martin Macklam James KERBY DCM, 3rd Tunnelling Company, killed in action, 27 November 1916;
Other details

War service: England

Medal: British War Medal

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