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Keith Russell Paget PITTENDRIGH

Regimental number33911
Place of birthBathurst New South Wales
SchoolWattle Flat via Bathurst, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCoachbuilder
Address'Moana', Wallace Street, Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs E M Pittendrigh, 'Oakburn', Brighton Street, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, March 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2190 Pte Claude Wilfred Leo PITTENDRIGH, 4th Machine Gun Bn, died of wounds, 9 July 1918; Cousins: 1745 Pte Edmund PITTENDRIGH, 18th Bn, killed in action, 22 August 1915; 149 Corporal Norman Thomas PITTENDRIGH, 1st Bn, killed in action, 6 August 1915; 896 Corporal Robert Reginald PITTENDRIGH, 13th Bn, died of wounds, 29 August 1915.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 April 1976
Age at death84

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