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Thomas BIRD

Regimental number3789
Place of birthWilmington, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressPerth GPO, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Joseph Bird, Mundijong, Western Australia
Enlistment date22 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 12 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 January 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3786 Pte Clyde BIRD, 51st Bn, returned to Australia, 24 December 1918.
Date of death27 February 1966

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