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Charles Robert QUELCH

Regimental number530
Place of birthBarraba, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, Barraba, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
AddressRocky Creek, Bingara, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinBrother, E Quelch, Caroda via Barraba, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18 September 1918
Place of death or woundingRosiel, near Peronne, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialRoisel Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row H, Grave No. 16), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
175
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Christina QUELCH
Discharge datea
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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