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William John BURKE

Regimental number4153
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBarman
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinUncle, W J Burke, St Louis, United States of America
Enlistment date1 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 1 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 36
Date: 14 March 1919

Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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