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Charles Judson DOBINSON

Regimental number904
Place of birthKyneton, Victoria
ReligionBaptist
OccupationHotelkeeper
AddressCunnberland Hotel, Rutherglen, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Jessie Frances Dobinson, Rutherglen, Victoria
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal (No award)


Showed great gallantry and initiative in organising and directing operations when senior officer wounded.(Pozieres).
Recommendation date: 9 September 1916

FateReturned to Australia 31 October 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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