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Charles Douglas BURTON

Regimental number2383
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDairyman
AddressBarongarooke East via Colac, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Maude Burton, 'Anchor Tree', Barongarooke East via Colac, Victoria
Enlistment date3 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 July 1980

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