Private

Michael Kirby

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Kirby, of 58, High St., Timaru, New Zealand.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES

Public Contributions:

There are no public contributions written for this casualty

Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
55509
Name:
Michael Kirby
Rank: 
Private
Date of Birth:
Not known
Next of Kin: 
J. Kirby (father), 58 High Street, Timaru, New Zealand
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Occupation on Enlistment: 
Labourer
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
NZEF, Canterbury Regiment, 1 Battalion

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Killed in action
Date of Death:
13 January 1918
Day of Death:
Sunday
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
26 July 1917
Transport:
HMNZT 90
Vessel:
Ulimaroa
Destination:
Plymouth, England

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Location: 
Belgium
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