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Charles MANDERSON

Regimental number428
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressSt Agnes, Gin Gin, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jessie Manderson, St Agnes, Gin Gin, Queensland
Enlistment date18 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row D, Grave No. 29), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
135
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Jessie J. MANDERSON
Family/military connectionsBrother: 429 Pte Thomas MANDERSON, 42nd Bn, killed in action, 9 June 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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