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Charles Joseph WOOD

Regimental number3241
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStage hand
AddressMarkwell Street, Mayne Junction, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, John Wood, Markwell Street, Mayne Junction, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date18 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3241A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 13112 Pte George Rignold WOOD, 10th Field Ambulance, returned to Australia, 20 April 1919; 13111 Pte Thomas William Augustine WOOD, 11th Field Ambulance, returned to Australia, 20 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death14 October 1968

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