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Keith Capner SLATER

Regimental number2429
Place of birthLaura South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressTumby Bay, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Slater, Wildeloo Siding, Cummins, South Australia
Enlistment date11 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A55 Itria on 14 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 4601 Pte Allan Spence SLATER, 43rd Bn, returned to Australia, 1 August 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 May 1956
Age at death67
Place of burialCummins Cemetery, South Australia

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