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Charles HUGHES

Regimental number2142
Place of birthPerth, Western Australia
SchoolChurch of England School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBushman
AddressCoodingnow, Paynes Find, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Hughes, Farmer Street, North Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date15 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 6 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 May 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death34
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialGrevillers British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
62
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr. and Mrs Mary HUGHES

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