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Charles Albert YON

Regimental number1932
Other NamesAlbert Charles
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMason
AddressC Yon, Mitchell Street, Crystal Brook, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinGrandparent, J Stonconan, 75 Frederick Street, Clarence Park, South Australia
Enlistment date16 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 1 April 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 14 April 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 19 April 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll5136
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1917
Family/military connectionsBrothers, probably: No.6410 Robert Henry Yon, 21st Battalion, who was killed in action in France on 11 November 1917; No.62632 Percival Edward Yon, 23rd Battalion and No.971 Harry Yon, 27th Battalion.

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