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Wilfred Kenneth BIRKS

Regimental number16388
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressClare, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Mary Birks, Clare, South Australia
Enlistment date8 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name5th Divisional Signal Company (Engineers), 8th Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/15/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 10 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1387 Sapper Alfred Clifford BIRKS, 5th Division Signal Corps, returned to Australia, 3 May 1919.

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