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Frederick David BIRKETT

Regimental number1054
Place of birthSwindon England
ReligionSalvation Army
OccupationAssistant fitter
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, David Birkett, 32 Gooch Street, Swindon, Wiltshire, England
Enlistment date13 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Recommendation date: 12 October 1918

FateReturned to Australia 25 September 1919
Medals

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 91
Date: 23 July 1919

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