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Charles George RUGGLES

Regimental number2083
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, H Ruggles, Camperdown, Victoria
Enlistment date3 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 17 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 25 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row P, Grave No.16), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr H. and Mrs F.E. Ruggles. Native of London, England
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2084 Pte William Harry RUGGLES, 23rd Bn, returned to Australia, 24 August 1918.

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