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Charles Roy HEATH

Regimental number2387
Place of birthGeelong, Victoria
SchoolRathdown Street State School and Torcho's Business College
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressTavistock, 101 Drummond Street, Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMrs R Heath, Tavistock, 101 Drummond Street, Carlton, Victoria
Enlistment date25 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT RMS Osterley on 29 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 4 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death25.5
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 58), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
99
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederic and Kate HEATH, "Royston", 156 Alma road, St. Kilda East, Victoria. Native of Geelong, Victoria

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