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Michael Charles BOURNE

Regimental number61
Place of birthInverell New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressTexas, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinMother, Mrs Charlotte Bourne, Texas, Queensland
Enlistment date10 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameMining Corps 1, Company 1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 514 Pte John Thomas BOURNE, 42nd Bn, returned to Australia, 15 April 1918; 279 Pte Albert Maurice BOURNE, 30th Bn, killed in action, 10 October 1917; 471 Sapper William Henry BOURNE, 1st Tunnelling Company, returned to Australia, 15 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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