James O'Keeffe was born in Ballarat but enlisted from Kalgoorlie, W.A. on 27th November 2016. He was 36 years old, married and worked as a miner. He was drafted to the 46th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 3192. On the 11th October 1917 he was killed in the trenches during a severe artillery bombardment. His name is recorded on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium.
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