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Charles Albert FORBES

Regimental number189
Place of birthLaunceston Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressSidmouth, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Ellen Forbes, Sidmouth, Tasmania
Enlistment date4 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Launceston Garden of Remembrance
Date of death19 March 1960

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