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Charles SAVOURY

Regimental number737
Place of birthBethnal Green, East London, England
SchoolLondon County Council School, England
Age on arrival in Australia17
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressKadina, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, William Savoury, Medium Road, Lower Clapton, London, England
Enlistment date17 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 August 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row W, Grave No. 32), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
137
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of William SAVOURY, "Anzac Villa", Swanage Road, Southend-on-Sea. Native of London, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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