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Mortimer Bede KIRWAN

Regimental number1687
Place of birthLimerick Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm hand
AddressDubbo, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Kirwan, 34 Avenue, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death21 September 1958
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery

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