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Charles Sydney TUNKS

Regimental number5201
Place of birthGlengarry Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressGlengarry, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Tunks, Glengarry, West Tamar, Tasmania
Enlistment date28 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 29 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Date of death15 January 1966
Place of burialWinkleigh Cemetery

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