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Frank KIRBY

Regimental number325
Place of birthLancashire England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWarehouseman
Address408 Auburn Road, Auburn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinE H Kirby, 408 Auburn Road, Auburn, Victoria
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1384
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 June 1915
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Plot I, Row K, Grave No. 10), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
44
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward Harold and Mary KIRBY, 408 Auburn Road, Auburn, Melboune. Native of Preston, England

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