John BURKE MM

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BURKE, John

Service Numbers: 5974, 584
Enlisted: 5 September 1914, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 38th Infantry Battalion
Born: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia , date not yet discovered
Home Town: Ballarat, Central Highlands, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Miner
Died: Killed in Action, France , 24 August 1918, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Bray Vale British Cemetery, Bray-sur-Somme
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

5 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 5974, Adelaide, South Australia
20 Oct 1914: Involvement Private, SN 584, 12th Infantry Battalion
20 Oct 1914: Embarked Private, SN 584, 12th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Geelong, Hobart
18 Nov 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 38th Infantry Battalion
11 Nov 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Sergeant

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