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Stanley Irwin BIRCHMORE

Regimental number1134
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWood machinist
AddressAdelaide GPO, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, James Birchwood, Adelaide GPO, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date24 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 26 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 24 March 1915. Taken on strength, 20th Bn, 21 June 1915. Wounded at Bullecourt, 2 May 1917.
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Place of death or woundingMenin Road, Ypres, Belgium
Date of death20 September 1917
Age at death28
Place of burialDivisional Collecting Post Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 19), Boesinghe
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
90
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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