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Keith George Herman PODGER

Regimental number3445
Place of birthBunyip Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSleeper hewer
AddressPO Kelmscott, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, G Podger, Kelmscott, Western Australia
Enlistment date9 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 16 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialWarloy-Baillon communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VII, Row C, Grave No. 31), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Grace PODGER, Kelmscott, Western Australia

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