Patrick KEARNEY

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KEARNEY, Patrick

Service Number: 6439
Enlisted: 11 November 1916, Blackboy Hill, Western Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 28th Infantry Battalion
Born: Perth, Western Australia, 3 March 1875
Home Town: Nannup, Nannup, Western Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Died of wounds, France, 2 September 1918, aged 43 years
Cemetery: Daours Communal Cemetery Extension, France
Plot 1V, Row F, Grave 36
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Nannup Town Hall, Nannup War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

11 Nov 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 6439, Blackboy Hill, Western Australia
29 Dec 1916: Involvement Private, SN 6439, 28th Infantry Battalion
29 Dec 1916: Embarked Private, SN 6439, 28th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Persic, Fremantle
20 Sep 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 6439, 28th Infantry Battalion, Shell wound to the neck
2 Sep 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 6439, 28th Infantry Battalion, Multiple shell wounds

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of James and Mary Kearney of Nannup, WA

In his Will Patrick bequeathed to his estate to his brothers, to Thomas his farm, cattle, money and belongings,  and to John Kearney he bequeathed 8 bullocks and dray with all its tackle.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal