The AIF Project

Charles Chalmers JAMESON

Regimental number1019
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
SchoolToowoomba and Townsville Grammar Schools, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationJudge's associate
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Judge Charles Jameson, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed as a Cadet at School and in Rifle Club.
Enlistment date16 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentCSM (WO Class II)
Unit name42nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 April 1917
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death21.4
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialBerks Cemetery Extension (Row E, Grave No. 24), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated on University of Queensland Roll of Honour ('Pro Patria Ceciderunt'; They fell for their Country), St Lucia, Queensland. Parents: Judge Charles and Maude JAMESON, District Court, Brisbane
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format