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Charles William THACKER

Regimental number11416
Date of birth15 May 1896
Place of birthDungog, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBalmoral Street, Hornsby, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J W Thacker, Balmoral Street, Hornsby, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT RMS Osterley on 15 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 20 April 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Also served in World War II as Major, NX48877.
Date of death24 April 1944
Place of burialWar Cemetery, Rookwood, New South Wales

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