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Charles SIMS

Regimental number5205
Place of birthWillunga South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationWood carter
Address7 Mary Street, St Leonards, Glenelg, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Sims, 7 Mary Street, St Leonards, Glenelg, South Australia
Enlistment date6 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 June 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death16 August 1966

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