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Charles William FORD

Regimental number3278
Place of birthCarisbrook Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationRailway employee
AddressMaryborough, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, J Ford, Outtrim Street, Maryborough, Victoria
Enlistment date9 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 7076 Pte Henry FORD, 8th Bn, killed in action, 4 October 1917.
Date of death19 February 1966
Place of burialMaryborough Cemetery

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