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Charles REGAN

Regimental number7728
Place of birthRavenswood, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressCharters Towers, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 7"
Weight124 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Regan, Brown Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil (exempt area under Compulsory Military Training scheme); previously rejected for enlistment on account of 'chest trouble'.
Enlistment date13 July 1917
Place of enlistmentCharters Towers, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 31 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 13 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot IV, Row G, Grave No. 6), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
77
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick and Margaret REGAN, 10 The Avenue, Railway Estate, Townsville, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsPlace of birth incorrectly entered on National Archives site as Charters Towers, Queensland.
SourcesNAA: B2455, REGAN Charles

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