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Keith Campbell SMALL

Regimental number31166
Place of birthMaclean, Clarence River, New South Wales
SchoolMaclean Superior Public School and Boys High School, New South Wales
Other trainingSydney University, NSW
AddressMaclean, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, H E Small, Maclean, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 22, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/132/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 19 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd F
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularKeith Campbell Small gained a Bursary at Maclean School to the Sydney School at the age of 14 years passing 1914 to the Sydney University where he graduated a BA in September 1916. He was on the Mathematics Staff of the Parramatta Technical SChool for a short time before enlisting - graduated at the age of 20 years.
FateKilled in Action 26 September 1917
Place of death or woundingPolygon Wood, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialButtes New British Cemetery (Plot VI, Row B, Grave No. 12), Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Mary SMALL, Maclean, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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