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Charles SCHARNESS

Regimental number406
Place of birthEssendon Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationJoiner
Address58 Dover Street, Newmarket, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMary Ann Scharness, 95 Hall Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Enlistment date15 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentColour SGT
Unit name7th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 April 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Surname spelt SCHARNEWW
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 17), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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