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Henry BOURKE

Regimental number2570
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBalambit, Tweed Heads, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Bourke, Balambit, Tweed Heads, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 21 October 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2570A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2571 Pte Thomas BOURKE, 47th Bn, returned to Australia, 24 June 1916.
Other details

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

Date of death23 February 1964
Place of burialTweed Heads Cemetery

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