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Charles Napier BIRCH

Regimental number66
Place of birthNapier, New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressAston, Queen's Road, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs H.M. Birch, 'Aston', Queen's Road, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 August 1914
Place of enlistmentBroadmeadows, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 November 1918
Date of death13 September 1959
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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