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Gordon Tunstan BIRKBECK

Regimental number5458
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPrinter
AddressCheltenham Road, Croydon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Birkbeck, Cheltenham Road, Croydon, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Field Ambulance, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/39/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 10 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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