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Kenneth Mervyn DREW

Regimental number2328
Place of birthBurra, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressBurra, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Catherine E Drew, Burra, South Australia
Enlistment date25 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
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2332
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 April 1966

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