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William Charles KERR

Regimental number7278
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressCarlton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinCousin, Miss F L Akerley, 3 Prospect Hill Road, Camberwell, Victoria
Enlistment date24 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Work near Vauillers and Lihons on 9 and 10 August 1918.
Recommendation date: 19 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 12 December 1918
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 109
Date: 15 September 1919

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