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Charles Robert WILSON

Regimental number277
Place of birthBenalla Victoria
AddressBenalla, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Wilson, Benalla, Victoria
Enlistment date4 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 10, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateDied of wounds 15 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialHollybrook Cemetery (Row B. 01, Grave No. 83), Southampton, Hampshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Sarah Jane WILSON
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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