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Charles Ernest GOODALL

Regimental number2501
Place of birthHindmarsh, South Australia
SchoolHindmarsh Pubic School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationClerk
AddressOsmond Street, Hindmarsh, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jean Goodall, Osmond Street, Hindmarsh, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date21 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 12 January 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3501
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23-25 July 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Date of death25 July 1916
Age at death38
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot III, Row L, Grave No. 28), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
59
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Jean GOODALL, George Street, Hindmarsh, South Australia
Family/military connectionsCousins
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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