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Charles Edward HART

Regimental number2443
Place of birthWarwick, Queensland
SchoolWarwick West State School, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressNikenbah via Maryborough, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinWife, Mrs Alvilda Krestine Hartt, Nikenbah via Maryborough, Queensland
Enlistment date5 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of wounds, 53rd Casualty Clearing Station.
FateDied of wounds 9 June 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialBailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row C, grave No. 212), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
155
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Warwick Cemetery, Queensland. Parents: John (d. 28 October 1933; bu. Warwick Cemetery) and Clara Jane (d. 20 October 1922, aged 67; bu. Warwick Cemetery) HART; husband of Alvida HART, Nikenbah, Queensland
Family/military connectionsBrother-in-law: 2377 Sergeant Christian Albert BERTHELSEN MM & Bar, 49th Bn, returned to Australia, 4 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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