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William Charles KEW

Regimental number5408
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionCongregational
OccupationPlasterer
AddressHigh Street, Strathfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Mr J Kew, High Street, Strathfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialOntario Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave 8), Sains-Les-Marquion, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
162
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Barbara KEW, High Street, Strathfield, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

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