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Charles Henry LINDSAY

Regimental number2052
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCook
AddressGoldsmith Street, Hamilton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Clara Melvina Lindsay, Goldsmith Street, Hamilton, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date23 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Place of burialNo Known Grave
Commemoration detailsHelles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
47
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Francis and Clara LINDSAY. Native of Ballarat, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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