Charles Edwin KIRKNESS


KIRKNESS, Charles Edwin

Service Number: 3339
Enlisted: 7 July 1915
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 6th Infantry Battalion
Born: Camberwell, Victoria, Australia, 1890
Home Town: Camberwell, Boroondara, Victoria
Schooling: Not known
Occupation: Driver
Died: Killed In Action, France, 17 April 1917
Cemetery: Louverval Military Cemetery, Doignies
Row C, Grave 19, Louverval Military Cemetery, Louverval, Doignies, Nord Pas de Calais, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

7 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3339, 6th Infantry Battalion
11 Oct 1915: Involvement Private, SN 3339, 6th Infantry Battalion
11 Oct 1915: Embarked Private, SN 3339, 6th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Nestor, Melbourne

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Charles Edwin KIRKNESS was born in Camberwell, Victoria in 1890

His parents were James KIRKNESS & Minnie Amy HARRIS who married in Victoria in 1889