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Charles PURCHASE

Regimental number3843
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressBullfinch PO, Bullfinch, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Purchase, Bullfinch PO, Western Australia
Enlistment date27 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 17 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1917

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