Martin William KEDDELL

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KEDDELL, Martin William

Service Number: 2491
Enlisted: 20 May 1915
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 58th Infantry Battalion
Born: Queenscliffe, Victoria, Australia, 1890
Home Town: Queenscliff, Victoria
Schooling: Queenscliff State School no. 2373, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, France , 29 September 1918
Cemetery: Bellicourt British Cemetery
Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 10, Bellicourt British Cemetery, Bellicourt, Picardie, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

20 May 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2491, 6th Infantry Battalion
16 Jul 1915: Involvement Private, SN 2491, 6th Infantry Battalion
16 Jul 1915: Embarked Private, SN 2491, 6th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Demosthenes, Melbourne
1 Nov 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2491, 6th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
17 Feb 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 58th Infantry Battalion, Egypt
19 Jul 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 2491, 58th Infantry Battalion, Fromelles (Fleurbaix), Severe GSW to left arm. Invalided to England.
26 Sep 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2491, 58th Infantry Battalion, Polygon Wood
5 Nov 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 58th Infantry Battalion
25 Apr 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 2491, 58th Infantry Battalion, Villers-Bretonneux, GSW to back. Invalided to England.
15 Sep 1918: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 58th Infantry Battalion, France
29 Sep 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 2491, 58th Infantry Battalion, Breaching the Hindenburg Line - Cambrai / St Quentin Canal

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