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Donald Stewart Kennedy

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Donald Stewart AWMM
  • Surname
    Kennedy AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 2/2853 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 J.S. Kennedy, (father), Queen Street, Mosgiel, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 2/2853 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Clerk AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Donald Kennedy was the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Stewart Kennedy, of Queen St., Mosgiel, Otago, New Zealand.

    One of the three last New Zealanders in the New Zealand Division to be killed by enemy action in the First World War. Kennedy, along with Gunner Frank Gardner and Driver Andrew Mather, were killed by the same shell burst on 7 November 1918. Source: Christopher Pugsley, Le Quesnoy, 2018, p.112. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 November 1918 AWMM
    Le QuesnoyFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cross Roads Cemetery, Fontaine-au-Bois, Nord, France AWMM IV. D. 8/9. AWMM
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  • Obituary
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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