Howard Charles Reid NELSON

Regimental number2223
Place of birthBlackwood, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressSmythe Street, Benalla, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J.E. Nelson, Smythe Street, Benalla, Victoria
Enlistment date12 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialLeicester (Welford Road) Cemetery (OI.387), Leicestershire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Alicia NELSON, Swanpool, Benalla, Victoria