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John Luther BIRTWELL

Regimental number4080
Place of birthLancashire, England
ReligionProtestant
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mabel Edith Birtwell, 58 Windmill Street, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date17 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
FateReturned to Australia 26 September 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 December 1930
Age at death55
Place of burialGrovely Cemetery, Queensland

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