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Charles BURTON

Regimental number1670
Place of birthBeaufort, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCycle mechanic
AddressBeaufort, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Burton, Leichardt, Beaufort, Victoria
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 September 1956
Age at death67
Place of burialBallarat (New) Cemetery, Victoria

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