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Charles WISHART

Regimental number1956
Place of birthOtago, New Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFireman
AddressRedbank near Ipswich, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Wishart, Redbank near Ipswich, Queensland
Enlistment date21 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mooltan on 12 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
FateKilled in Action 24 June 1917
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialKandahar Farm Cemetery (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 3), Neuve-Eglise, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
174
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary WISHART, of Redbank, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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