Richard William KIRBY

Badge Number: 24732, Sub Branch: Whyalla

KIRBY, Richard William

Service Number: 1613
Enlisted: 30 August 1915
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron
Born: Broken Hill NSW, 1 October 1892
Home Town: Murray Bridge, Murray Bridge, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Nuriootpa S.A., 24 October 1977, aged 85 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Enfield Memorial Park, S.A.
Rose Garden Memorial Sites CDA 1 with wife Margaret Elizabeth Alice KIRBY who died 18-4-1999 aged 92 years
Memorials: Murray Bridge Roll of Honour WW1, Willunga Cheer Up Society Pictorial Honour Board, Willunga War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

30 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1613, 3rd Light Horse Regiment
18 Nov 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1613, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '1' embarkation_place: Adelaide embarkation_ship: HMAT Geelong embarkation_ship_number: A2 public_note: ''
30 Oct 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1613, 1st Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron, Egypt and Palestine - Light Horse and AFC Operations

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