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Kenneth Ernest WISEMAN

Regimental number7783
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address'Monteagle', Keppel Street, Bathurst, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 6"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinSister, Mrs N E Hall, Yeumburra, Yass, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 6 months in the Light Horse, Yass.
Enlistment date21 August 1915
Place of enlistmentWarwick Farm, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 5, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A45 Bulla on 25 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 22 August 1919
Discharge date21 December 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Disembarked Suez, 21 December 1915.

Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 25 March 1916.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Anchises', 22 August 1919; disembarked Sydney, 13 October 1919; discharged (terminiation of period of enlistment), Sydney, 21 December 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, WISEMAN Kenneth Ernest

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