|Place of birth||Letterkenny, Co Donegal, Ireland|
|Address||GPO, Perth, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||45|
|Next of kin||Brother, R Williams, Letterkenny, Co Donegal, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Blackboy Hill, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||16th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/33/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Australian Army Medical Corps|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 7 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 14 June 1916. Taken on strength, 16th Bn, 19 August 1916.
Admitted to 5th Australian Field Ambulance, 7 December 1916 (pyrexia, unknown origin); transferred same day to 36th Casualty Clearing Station; to Ambulance Train No 11, 9 December 1916, and admitted to 11th General Hospital, Camiers, 10 December 1916 (bronchial catarrh); transferred to England, 23 December 1916, and admitted to 3rd Australian General Hospital, Brighton, 24 December 1916 (bronchitis); discharged to duty with Australian Army Medical Corps, 3rd AGH, 3 March 1917. Transferred to AAMC, 7 April 1917.
Found guilty, 28 April 1917, No 2 Camp, Parkhouse, of being absent without leave from 2400, 24 April, to 1600, 27 April 1917: awarded 7 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited a total of 10 days' pay.
Marched out to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 24 August 1917.
Commenced return to Australia for discharge (senility and bronchitis), 5 November 1917; disembarked Fremantle, 23 December 1917; discharged (medically unfit), 11 January 1919.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalPostwar death due to war service.
|Date of death|
|Age at death||50|
|Place of burial||Fremantle Cemetery (Presbyterian Portion, Plot EE, Grave No. 191), Western Australia|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, WILLIAMS Charles|