Keith Dawson SPEERING

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SPEERING, Keith Dawson

Service Number: 26
Enlisted: 27 May 1915, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 39th Infantry Battalion
Born: Brisbane, Queensland, 21 November 1895
Home Town: Grantham, Lockyer Valley, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Overseer
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 4 October 1917, aged 21 years
Cemetery: Tyne Cot Cemetery and Memorial
Memorials: Brisbane Grammar School Memorial Library WW1 Honour Board 2, Gatton Weeping Mother Memorial
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World War 1 Service

27 May 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 26, Brisbane, Queensland
13 Jun 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 26, 4th Light Horse Brigade HQ, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
13 Jun 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 26, 4th Light Horse Brigade HQ, HMAT Suevic, Sydney
26 Oct 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 26, 11th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
4 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 39th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres

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Biography

Brother of 3330 Pte. Colin Roy Speering (/explore/people/71679) who survived the War