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Charles LYE

Regimental number53
Place of birthSomerset England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressGawler West, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, Chas Lye, Mills near Froome, Somerset, England
Enlistment date20 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A10 Karroo on 11 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death15 May 1944

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