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Charles William MELVILLE

Regimental number39
Place of birthDunedin New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFitter
AddressBelle Knowles, Mornington, Dunedin, New Zealand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs Melville, Belle Knowles, Mornington, Dunedin, New Zealand
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, Machine Gun Section
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 May 1915
Place of burialNo Known Grave
Commemoration detailsHelles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
47

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