Richard John KIRWAN

KIRWAN, Richard John

Service Numbers: 2279, 2279A
Enlisted: 3 April 1916, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 48th Infantry Battalion
Born: Wilpena, South Australia, 7 January 1874
Home Town: Melrose, Mount Remarkable, South Australia
Schooling: Hawker Public School
Occupation: Grazier
Died: Died of wounds, France, 4 July 1917, aged 43 years
Cemetery: Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord
Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Nord), Lille, Nord Pas de Calais, France
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Melrose School Roll of Honour, Parachilna & Region Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

3 Apr 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 2279, Adelaide, South Australia
12 Aug 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 2279, 48th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
12 Aug 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 2279, 48th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ballarat, Adelaide
4 Jul 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 2279A, 48th Infantry Battalion

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