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Charles Coombs SHAPCOTT

Regimental number1991
Place of birthBristol, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressRichmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Thomas William Shapcott, 61 Rowena Parade, Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date17 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps Details
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas William and Elizabeth Ann SHAPCOTT. Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 October 1941
Age at death51
Place of burialBurwood Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria

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