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Charles Albert KITTO

Regimental number19919
Date of birth26 January 1893
Place of birthBaroota, South Australia
SchoolNorwood Public School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
AddressPark Road, Kensington Park, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs S E Kitto, Park Road, Kensington Park, South Australia
Previous military service31st Australian Army Medical Corps
Enlistment date14 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 31
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 25 March 1919
Discharge date6 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 19920 Driver Ernest Orchard KITTO, 8th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 11 May 1919; 650 Sergeant Eugene Samuel KITTO, Australian Flying Corps, returned to Australia, 6 May 1919.
Other detailsWar service: France, Belgium. Wounded, 4 November 1918; invalided to Rouen and Bristol Hospitals.
Date of death7 October 1964
Place of burialCentennial Park Cemetery

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