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Charles Arthur MORRISON

Regimental number6321
Place of birthCarnbrook, Victoria
SchoolBald Hills State School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressBald Hills, via Creswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, C N Morrison, Bald Hills, via Creswick, Victoria
Previous military serviceBallarat Light Horse
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 11 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 23 February 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Noted Charles Alexander NR
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialDernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VI, Row A, Grave No 29), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
47
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Mary MORRISON, Bald Hills, Ballarat, Victoria. Native of Carisbrook, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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