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Edgeworth William Pitt KERNOT

Regimental number3634
Date of birth1899
Place of birthStawell, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressMosman, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, William Edward Kernot, 315 Military Road, Mosman, New South Wales
Previous military service17th Infantry
Enlistment date22 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 31 October 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3634A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialMeteren Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row H, Grave No. 787), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Edwin and Florence Mary KERNOT, Iredale Avenue, Cremorne, Sydney, New South Wales. Native of Stawell, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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