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||6th Battalion Diary Extract, September 1917, Albert Edward Kemp Mourning Collection, Albert Edward Kemp, AIF (1884-1917), Public Life & Institutions Collection
||Death & Mourning
||Text: Australian Imperial Force/HEAD-QUARTERS, 3RD MILITARY DISTRICT/Melbourne, 31st October 1917/Dear Madam/Referring to my telegram of 18th instant/to the Reverand White, Malvern/I beg to confirm the sad intelligence mentioned.therein to the effect that your husband No./6800a PRIVATE A.E. KEMP was killed in/action on 21/9/17/and also to convey to you the regret and/sympathy of Their Majesties the King and/Queen and of the Commonwealth in the loss/you have sustained.
||Australian Imperial Force (AIF), 31 Oct 1917
||Private Albert Kemp - 6th Battalion, Australian Imperial Force (AIF)
||Mrs Annie Kemp