KEENE, Robert William George
(Service number 54050)
|First Rank||Rifleman||Last Rank|
|Date||11 May 1888||Place of Birth|
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|Next of Kin||Mrs L. KEENE (mother), Eversley Road, Waimataitai, Timaru|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||27th Reinforcements G Company|
|Date||16 July 1917|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Liverpool, England|
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Robert William George KEENE was the elsest of the eight sons and one daughter of George Sydney and Lydia (nee MARCHALL) KEENE. Two brothers - Percy Joseph and Sydney James - also served in WWI.
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