Henry KAY MID

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KAY, Henry

Service Number: Commissioned Officer
Enlisted: 8 September 1915
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 50th Infantry Battalion
Born: Leeds, Yorkshire, England, 1888
Home Town: Mile End, City of West Torrens, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Motor Mechanic
Died: Killed in Action, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France, 24 April 1918
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Villers-Bretonneux Memorial
Memorials: Adelaide M04d The 50th Battalion Commemorative Cross, National War Memorial (South Australia), Norwood M The Fallen of WW1 & II Kensington & Norwood District*, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)*
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World War 1 Service

8 Sep 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 50th Infantry Battalion
13 Jul 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, SN Commissioned Officer, 50th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '19' embarkation_place: Adelaide embarkation_ship: HMAT Seang Bee embarkation_ship_number: A48 public_note: ''
28 Mar 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Lieutenant, SN Commissioned Officer, 50th Infantry Battalion, Dernancourt/Ancre
24 Apr 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Lieutenant, SN Commissioned Officer, 50th Infantry Battalion, Villers-Bretonneux

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Biography

Husband of Margaret Ann KAY nee TIERNEY

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