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Stanley Patrick BIRMINGHAM

Regimental number917
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
SchoolMarist Brothers School, Parramatta, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressHarris Street, Parramatta, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Birmingham, Harris Street,Parramatta, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHe was admitted to the English Hospital, Damascus, on 22 October 1918, and died on 25 October, being buried in the Damascus Cemetery the same day.
FateDied of disease 5 October 1918
Place of death or woundingDamascus, Syria
Age at death29.11
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialDamascus British War Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 8), Syria
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick and Margaret BIRMINGHAM, "Killara", Harris Street, Harris Park, New South Wales. Born at Parramatta, New South Wales

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