Guy Basil KENDALL

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KENDALL, Guy Basil

Service Number: 507
Enlisted: 14 October 1914, Enlisted at Rosehill,NSW
Last Rank: Trooper
Last Unit: 7th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Gundagai, New South Wales, 1893
Home Town: Bathurst, Bathurst Regional, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Overseer
Died: Illness (Enteric fever), 21st General Hospital, Alexandria, Egypt, 18 August 1915
Cemetery: Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery
Row J, Grave 23
Memorials: Gundagai Anzac Grove War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

14 Oct 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 507, 7th Light Horse Regiment, Enlisted at Rosehill,NSW
19 Dec 1914: Involvement Private, SN 507, 7th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
19 Dec 1914: Embarked Private, SN 507, 7th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Ajana, Sydney
18 Aug 1915: Involvement Trooper, SN 507, 7th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Charles Laurence Kendall and Roza Alicia Kendall of Bathurst, NSW. Brother of Eugenie (nee Kendall) White

Doctors described him as a nice quiet fellow who never complained or grumbled.

Other notes on his file said:- Died from a bullet wound in back of neck on the 18 August 15. at 6.10 a.m. He had a serious lung wound but was going on fairly well, then his lungs became affectd and he died rather suddenly. He did not know he was dying as he became much worse suddenly, so he did not leave any message for his relations. He did not suffer as his wound was not painful but died from his lungs becoming affected

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

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