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George KIRKLAND

Regimental number945
Date of birth--/10/1889
Place of birthDerby England
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Address...
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kin..., Jas Kirkland, The Mount, Belfast, Ireland
Enlistment date6 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameINF13MGS
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
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2nd Lieutenant


Unit: 4th MG Coy
Promotion date: 29 April 1916

FateDied of wounds 13 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialHem-Lenglet Communal Cemetery, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
178
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Frances KIRKLAND; husband of May KIRKLAND, 248 Newtownards Road, belfast, Ireland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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