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Cecil Claude Marcelin CHABREL

Place of birthKarachi, India
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor engineer
AddressAdelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Height5' 9.25"
Weight180 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs M B Chabrel, 190 South Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 October 1916
Place of enlistmentKeswick, South Australia
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name10th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 23 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date1 August 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ypiringa', 15 May 1919; disembarked, Adelaide, 2 July 1919; appointment terminated, 1 August 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death28 May 1976
Age at death90
Place of burialBarmera Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, CHABREL Cecil Claude Marcelin

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