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Charles Leonard TATHAM

Date of birth28 April 1890
Place of birthPerth Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationAssistant surveyor
Address'Toranto', Palmerston Street, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, C R Tatham, 'Toranto', Palmerston Street, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
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Captain


Unit: 3rd Pioneer Battalion
Promotion date: 5 November 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and gazetted, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (18 April 1918).

FateReturned to Australia 22 August 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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