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Kenneth Bruce CHISHOLM

Regimental number187
Date of birth11 January 1893
Place of birthAshfield, New South Wales
SchoolAshfield Boys' College, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDental assistant
AddressWinstia12 Holt Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eleanor Jane Marshall, 12 Holt Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name17th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1916
Family/military connectionsBrother: 667 Pte Ivor Archibald CHISHOLM, 13th Light horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 27 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Wounded in action, Hill 60, Gallipoli, September 1915; invalided to England.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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