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Charles Lionel KIRWAN

Regimental number1700
Place of birthQuorn South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressQuorn, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Kirwan, Quorn, South Australia
Enlistment date8 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 11 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 October 1917
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 732 Lance Corporal Edmund John KIRWAN, 12th Bn, returned to Australia, 5 April 1918; [3789] Lt Sidney James KIRWAN MM, 48th Bn, returned to Australia, 19 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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