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Charles David BURCHELL

Regimental number1082
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWaggon packer
AddressIda Street, Charlestown via Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, James Burchell, Ida Street, Charlestown via Newcastle, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date5 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name35th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/52/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 September 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Place of burialUnicorn Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. 16), Vend'huile, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
125
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Sarah BURCHELL, Neath Street, Pelaw Main, New South Wales. Native of New Lambton
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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