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Clifford Clarence CHARLES

Regimental number1639
Place of birthBodangora New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBeni via Dubbo, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Robert Charles, Beni via Dubbo, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert (d. 11 September 1938, aged 77; bu. Dubbo [Old] Cemetery) and Margert S. CHARLES (d. 5 June 1942, aged 82; bu. Dubbo [Old] Cemetery)
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 December 1926
Age at death29
Place of burialDubbo (Old) Cemetery, New South Wales

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