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Charles Avon FOREMAN

Regimental number2563
Place of birthNortham, Western Australia
SchoolState School, Northam, Western Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBank clerk
AddressFitzgerald Street, Northam, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, William Henry Foreman, Fitzgerald Street, Northam, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed as Sergeant in the Senior Cadets and as Private in the Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date14 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 14 April 1918
Place of death or woundingMericourt, France
Age at death20
Place of burialBonnay Communal Cemetery Extension (Row A, Grave No 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
136
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: W.H. and Jean FOREMAN, Northam, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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