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Charles Harold Douglas Luther YEATES

Regimental number1129
Date of birth30 December 1898
Place of birthWallaroo, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarrier
AddressWallaroo, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 5.25"
Weight120 lbs
Next of kinFather, Clarence L. Yeates, same address
Previous military serviceServed for 4 years in the Senior Cadets.
Enlistment date23 March 1916
Place of enlistmentKadina, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps Details
FateReturned to Australia 23 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Orita', 23 June 1919; disembarked Melborne, 6 August 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Adelaide, 21 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death9 August 1989
Age at death90
Place of burialWallaroo Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, YEATES Charles Harold Douglas Luther

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