The AIF Project

Percival BURKE

Regimental number64040
Place of birthQuirindi, New South Wales
AddressBeamsfield, Craboon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20 years 3 months
Height5' 9"
Weight161 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr Richard Burke, Beamsfield, Craboon, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date10 July 1918
Place of enlistmentDunedoo, New South Wales
Unit name5th General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (New South Wales)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Darwin on 14 September 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 16 May 1919
Discharge date18 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Orari', 16 May 1919; disembarked Sydney, 4 July 1919; discharged Sydney, 18 July 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, BURKE Percival

Print format    

© The AIF Project 2024, UNSW Canberra. Not to be reproduced without permission.