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Martin Joseph BIRD

Regimental number1658
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
Address6 Dockway Square, North Shields, Northumberland, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinAunt, Miss Mary Bell, 6 Dockway Square, North Shields, Northumberland, England
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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