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Eugene Clarence BYRT

Regimental number1246
Place of birthFreeling, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationEngine cleaner
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Byrt, Blackwood, South Australia
Enlistment date18 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death21 October 1980
Age at death86
Place of burialCheltenham Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia

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