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Charles Edward TAIT

Regimental number779
Place of birthKatamatite Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressKatamatite, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs M J Tait Jnr, Katamatite, Victoria
Enlistment date4 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 6, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/11/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Wife: Mary Jane TAIT (d. 9 April 1992, aged 101; bu. Rutherglen Cemetery, Victoria)
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 December 1947
Age at death56
Place of burialKatamatite Cemetery, Victoria

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