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Charles Davies TAIT

Regimental number363
Place of birthBairnsdale, Victoria
SchoolEagle Point State School, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, James Tait, Bairnsdale, Victoria
Enlistment date5 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A33 Ayrshire on 20 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 25 January 1916
Place of death or woundingLone Pine, Gallipoli
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 279), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
5
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Annie TAIT

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