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Charles John DONOGHUE

Regimental number6998
Place of birthMoulamein, New South Wales
SchoolSt Mary's (Catholic) School, Echuca, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressHopwood Street, Echuca, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Donoghue, Hopwood Street, Echuca, Victoria
Enlistment date25 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of wounds received while in the capacity of Stretcher Bearer in the Amiens Battle.
FateDied of wounds 8 August 1918
Place of death or woundingAmiens, France
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialFouilloy Communal Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 18), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
72
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Michael Joseph and Caroline Maria DONOGHUE, 64 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria. Native of Moulamein, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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