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Mary Elizabeth PENNEFATHER

Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressCanterbury, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinSister, Mrs D McIlwraith, Boston Road, Canterbury, Victoria
Enlistment date6 December 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentStaff Nurse
Unit nameAustralian Army Nursing Service
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Kashgar on 2 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSister
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Nursing Service
FateDischarged 26 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 165 Bombardier Stanley Edward PENNEFATHER, 36th HAB, discharged, 13 October 1919; 6564 Gunner Harold Septimus PENNEFATHER, 4th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 27 August 1917.

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