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Charles IMBER

Regimental number1623
Place of birthMiddlesex, London, England
SchoolState School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShoeing smith
AddressCommercial Road, Burlimba, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinMrs E Imber, Commercial Road, Burlimba, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceNo. 4890, 123rd Battalion, R.F. Artillery
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentShoeing Smith
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Battery 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A22 Rangatira on 25 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularArrived in Australia, 1908
FateDied of wounds 23 August 1916
Place of death or woundingWarloy, France
Age at death34.8
Place of burialWarloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery (Plot VII, Row D, Grave No. 38), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Annie IMBER; husband of Elizabeth IMBER, 43 Water Street, Spring Hill, Brisbane, Queensland. Native of Middlesex, England
Family/military connectionsUncle: George Imber, Killed in Action. Uncle: Alick Imber, Died of Illness

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