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Charles Henry FORD

Regimental number270
Place of birthWoodend, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressWoodend, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 6.5"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinMrs D Ford, Woodend, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date16 September 1914
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 25 February 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Other details

Did not embark. Listed as a deserter, 24 February 1915.

Not eligible for war medals.

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