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William Ross BIRD

Date of birth18 February 1892
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
AddressJones Street, Auchenflower, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Benjamin Robert Bird, Jones Street, Auchenflower, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date3 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name25th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 20 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion


Unit: 25th Battalion
Promotion date: 20 July 1917

FateReturned to Australia 3 May 1919

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