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Charles William COLLIN

Regimental number1525
Place of birthLeicester England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinFather, Frank Collin, 23 Castle Street, Leicester, England
Enlistment date30 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 19 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1916
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death23 May 1944 Gisborne, New Zealand
Place of burialGisborne Cemetery, New Zealand

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