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Charles FINDLAY

Place of birthEchuca, Victoria
OccupationBootmaker
AddressDoveton Street, Ballarat North, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFlora Findlay, Doveton Street, Ballarat North, Victoria
Enlistment date28 August 1914
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant (Machine Guns)
Unit name8th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot V, Row G, Grave No. 12), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
52
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David William and Mary FINDLAY

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