Charlie Fitzroy BENDELL

Regimental number2622
Place of birthIpswich Queensland
SchoolBrassallState School, Qld
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressBorallon, Esk Line, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Louise Bendell, Borallon, Esk Line, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date14 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name49th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/66/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWounded at Bullecourt; died at Rouen, France.
FateDied of wounds 7 May 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Date of death7 May 1917
Age at death18
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block P, Plot II, Row L. Grave No. 1A), Roun, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George Fitzroy and Mary Louisa BENDELL. Native of Ipswich, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal