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August Archibald KIRCHNER

Regimental number5410
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarter
Address23 John Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Mr S Kirchner, 23 John Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 February 1917
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground (Plot III, Row M, Grave No. 7), Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
162
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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