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Jeremiah Henry McKEAN

Regimental number1177
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressMount Eccles, Leongatha, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs McKean, Mount Eccles, Leongatha, Victoria
Enlistment date15 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 26 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Cyclists' Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3587 Pte Hugh Woodruff McKEAN, 23rd Bn, returned to Auatralia, 22 September 1916.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death9 January 1956
Place of burialLeongatha Cemetery

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