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John Andrew CHARLTON

Regimental number15641
Place of birthAnglesey, Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressCrystal Brook, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26.4
Height5' 3"
Weight112 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Charlton, 5 Stanley Crescent, Holyhead, North Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date10 February 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameSeptember 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 23 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 28 August 1919
Discharge date11 December 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Kanowna', 28 August 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 20 October 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 11 December 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, CHARLTON John Andrew

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