Selected Families and Individuals



Charles BIRCH

Regimental number 6291
Religion Church of England
Occupation Farmer
Address Booie, Kingaroy, Queensland
Marital status Single
Age at embarkation 25
Next of kin Father, Frederick Herbert Birch, Booie, Kingaroy, Queensland
Enlistment date 17 August 1916
Rank on enlistment Private
Unit name 26th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number 23/43/4
Embarkation details Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal Roll Private
Unit from Nominal Roll 26th Battalion
Fate Returned to Australia 25 January 1919
Family/military connections 5534 Pte Harry BIRCH, 20th Bn, returned to Australia, 13 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal