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William Bertram BIRD

Regimental number1246
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGrocer's carter
AddressNewcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Edward Bird, Elizabeth Street, Holmsville, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentTPR
Unit nameAustralian Remount Unit 2, Squadron 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number28/3/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollRemounts
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919

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