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Charles Gordon WEDD

Regimental number2330
Place of birthCheltenham, Victoria
SchoolNarogin State School, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address9th Avenue, Maylands, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Peter Ebenezer Wedd, 9th Avenue, Maylands, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date22 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentProvisional Sergeant
Unit name28th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 September 1916
Place of death or woundingMouquet Farm, Pozieres, France
Age at death22
Place of burialBouzincourt Ridge Cemetery (Plot IV, Row E, Grave 1), Albert, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
154
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Peter C and Mrs E J WEDD.

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