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Charles Edward ROBSON

Regimental number5500
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraper
AddressCo C A Powell, Hallam Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs S A Newton, C/o Powell, Hallam Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date15 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 22 December 1916
Place of burialBernafay Wood British Cemetery (Row I, Grave No. 50), Montauaban, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
51
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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