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Charles Henry TROTTER

Regimental number7091
Place of birthDaylesford, Victoria
SchoolDaylesford State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
AddressSpecimen Hilll, Daylesford, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs S J Trotter, Specimen Hill, Daylesford, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateDeceased 27 April 1918
Age at death33
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialCaestre Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 17), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
45
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John C.S. and Sarah J. TROTTER, Specimen Hill, Daylesford, Victoria
Family/military connectionsCousin: Corporal Charles Young. Cousin: Private Perival Woodburn.

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