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Charles CHALK

Regimental number4698
Place of birthBitterne (Greater Southampton), Hampshire, England
SchoolBlenhelm House, Catesfield, Fareham, Hampshire, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressStrathpine NC Line, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Daniell Haines Chalk, Hillhead, Stubbington, Fareham Hants, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date22 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mooltan on 12 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 May 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Noted CHALK Charlie NR
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death27.11
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot VI, Row A, Grave No. 26), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
107
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Daniel and Emily CHALK, Seaton, Downderry Street, Germans, Cornwall, England. Born at Titchfield, Hants
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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