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Charles Edwin GODBER

Regimental number5100
Place of birthYarrawonga Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
AddressMarrinup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinBrother, Mr R W Godber, Burripaa, North Corowa, New South Wales
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 January 1917
Date of death9 January 1917
Place of burialHeilly Station Cemetery (Plot V, Row F, Grave No. 34), Mericourt-L-Abbe, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
62
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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