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Albert Victor BIRCH

Regimental number713
Place of birthCairns Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationChemist's assistant
AddressMartin Street, Cairns, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinWife, Mrs Dorothy Birch, Upward Street near Martin Street, Cairns, Queensland
Enlistment date4 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 7, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/12/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death29 June 1943
Place of burialLutwyche Cemetery

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