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Charles Edwin JONES

Regimental number504
Place of birthDarlingford, Victoria
SchoolViolet Town State School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Address8 Hall Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinBella Lane, 29 Oxford Street, Leederville, Western Australia
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularGiven names on Roll of Honour Circular: Charles Edward
FateKilled in Action 25 April 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death25 April 1915
Age at death22.1
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialNo. 2 Outpost Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey
Commemoration detailsSpecial Memorial 37, No. 2 Outpost Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
50
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas James and Isabella JONES, of 195 Oxford Street, Leederville, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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