Telegraph informing father of gunshot wound

Telegraph informing father of gunshot wound
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Title: Telegraph informing father of gunshot wound
Date: 1918
Notes:

Kenneth Farmer was an Aboriginal serviceman – one of four brothers from Western Australia to serve in World War I. He was discharged on medical grounds after he contracted cerebrospinal meningitis, but re-enlisted six months later. During his second tour, he was hospitalised for frostbite, mumps and a gunshot wound to the jaw.

Keywords: Aboriginal, Indigneous, World War I, Anzac,
Record creator: Australian Imperial Force, Base Records Office
Reference: B2455, FARMER K

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