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Charles HENRY

Regimental number4490
Place of birthLondon, England
SchoolWentworth Public School, Wentworth, NSW
Age on arrival in Australia4
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSurveyor
AddressSummerville 58 Botany Street, Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, D Henry, Customs House, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 7 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWorked as a sheep farmer before the start of the War.
FateKilled in Action 7 October 1917
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XXXVIII, Row B, Grave No. 20), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
59
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander HENRY (Sub-Collector of Customs, Adelaide), and Jeannie HENRY, 1 May Street, Sefton Park, Prospect, south Australia. Formerly in the employ of the Broken Hill Proprietary Company (attached to the Mine Survey Staff). Native of London, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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