Gordon James KENNETT

KENNETT, Gordon James

Service Numbers: N94248, NX162451
Enlisted: 7 November 1941, Rutherford, NSW.
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 14 Australian Advanced Ammunition Depot
Born: Inverell, New South Wales, Australia, 9 July 1921
Home Town: Inverell, Inverell, New South Wales
Schooling: Inverell Public School, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation: Truck driver
Died: Lung Cancer War Service Attributed, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia , 23 February 1995, aged 73 years
Cemetery: Inverell Cemetery, NSW
Inverell Lawn cemetary
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
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World War 2 Service

7 Nov 1941: Enlisted Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN N94248, 33rd Infantry Battalion, Rutherford, NSW.
18 May 1942: Transferred Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, HQ 5 Australian Advanced Ammunition Depot, Darwin, Northern Territory.
19 May 1942: Involvement Private, SN N94248, HQ 5 Australian Advanced Ammunition Depot, Australia's Front Line (incl Darwin Defenders)
2 Aug 1943: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, HQ 5 Australian Advanced Ammunition Depot, Private, SN NX162451, Mataranka, Northern Territory.
3 Aug 1943: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, SN NX162451, HQ 5 Australian Advanced Ammunition Depot
15 Sep 1943: Transferred 5 Australian Advanced Ammunition Depot, Mataranka, Northern Territory.
16 Sep 1943: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, SN NX162451, 5 Australian Advanced Ammunition Depot
7 Oct 1944: Transferred 2nd AIF WW 2, 14 Australian Advanced Ammunition Depot, Northern Territory, Transferred to QLD, Motor Transport Training Course, Ordnance Preparation for Overseas Service.
10 May 1945: Embarked 2nd AIF WW 2, SN NX162451, 14 Australian Advanced Ammunition Depot, Embarked Brisbane QLD, per USAT "Sea Barb" Disembarked Morotai, South West Pacific Area.
1 Jul 1945: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, SN NX162451, 14 Australian Advanced Ammunition Depot, Borneo - Operation Oboe July - August 1945
21 May 1946: Discharged 2nd AIF WW 2, 14 Australian Advanced Ammunition Depot, Private, SN NX162451, Sydney NSW, Australia.

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