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Charles FORAN

Regimental number3150
Place of birthDaylesford, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressApollo Bay, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Foran, Apollo Bay, Victoria
Enlistment date23 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 October 1916
Place of enlistmentLangwarrin, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 November 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1867 Lance Corporal Edward James FORAN, 13th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 20 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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