Francis Edward KEILAR

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KEILAR, Francis Edward

Service Number: QX1608
Enlisted: 10 March 1940, Hughenden, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/9th Infantry Battalion
Born: Menindie, New South Wales, 12 December 1912
Home Town: Gunnewin, Maranoa, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Died of Illness, At sea (Middle East), 24 May 1940, aged 27 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Alamein Memorial, Egypt - Column 89
Memorials: Alamein Memorial (El Alamein), Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

10 Mar 1940: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN QX1608, Hughenden, Queensland
11 Mar 1940: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN QX1608, 2nd/9th Infantry Battalion
24 May 1940: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN QX1608, 2nd/9th Infantry Battalion, Middle East / Mediterranean Theatre

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