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John Michael O'KEEFE

Regimental number10459
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButcher
AddressCape Street, Heidelberg, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs E S O'Keefe, Cape Street, Heidelberg, Victoria
Enlistment date19 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Jeramiah and Bridget O'KEEFE. Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death19 October 1924
Age at death35
Place of burialMelbourne General Cemetery, Carlton, Victoria

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