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Charles Cowan HERON

Regimental number6334
Place of birthMelbourne Vic
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWharf lumper
AddressFremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Gladys Rose Heron, 58 Cantonment Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date25 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919
Family/military connectionsFather: 1838 Pte Arthur HERON, 44th Bn, returned to Australia, 23 May 1917; Brother: [2205] 2nd Lt James Archibald HERON, 12th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 2 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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