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George William BIRCH

Regimental number3274
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSawyer
AddressRunning Creek via Beaudesert, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinSister, Mrs Margaret Coulter, opposite Murray Park, Sandgate, Queensland
Enlistment date26 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 4 Tunnelling Company - No 1 Military District
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/10/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 22 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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