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John Richard BIRDSALL

Regimental number2342
Place of birthLeeds, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPacker
Addressc/o Birsdall Bros, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinSister, Mrs R Hardy, 160 Camp Road, Leeds, England
Enlistment date11 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 July 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Other details

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

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