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Charles Albert ESSEX

Regimental number20242
Place of birthHawkes Bay, New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarpenter
Address40 Johnston Street, Malvern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, W H Essex, 40 Johnston Street, Malvern, Victoria
Enlistment date15 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 December 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 20 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death11 September 1968

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