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Eric BIRD

Regimental number59
Place of birthCaulfield, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationJeweller
AddressAbbott Street, Sandringham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, J Bird, Abbott Street, Sandringham, Victoria
Previous military service46th Infantry
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 April 1919

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