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Oliver Charles WOODS

Regimental number3239
Place of birthShoalhaven, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressWinton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, Joseph Augustus Woods, Tuncestor via Lismore, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 September 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
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 15 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialHancourt British Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 18), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
149
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: J.A. and S.J. WOODS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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