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Arthur CHARD

Regimental number6542
Place of birthWarrnambool, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationNavvy
AddressSurry Hills, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Chard, 490 Crown Street, Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialCote 80 French National Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 1), Etinehem, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
125
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary CHARD, 318 Illawarra Road, Marrickville, New South Wales. Native of Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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