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Charles BIRCH

Regimental number6291
Place of birthKingaroy Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBooie, Kingaroy, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Frederick Herbert Birch, Booie, Kingaroy, Queensland
Enlistment date17 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919
Family/military connections5534 Pte Harry BIRCH, 20th Bn, returned to Australia, 13 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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