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Charles John MESSER

Regimental number6296
Place of birthCoolgardie Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDrapers assistant
AddressUpland Street, Wagin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, John Messer, Upland Street, Wagin, Western Australia
Enlistment date28 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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