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Thomas Alfred KIRBY

Regimental number2957
Place of birthBalmain, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGlassblower
Address'Eletna', Hill Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Kirby, 'Eletna', Hill Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian General Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas Alfred and Marie KIRBY
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death15 February 1931
Age at death32
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium, New South Wales

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