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Charles Gordon MAYNARD

Regimental number3344
Place of birthGympie, Queensland
SchoolGympie High School, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, John Howard Maynard, Homestead, Edmondstone Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in the Gympie Cadet Corps and in the 1st Australian Light Horse Regiment, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date21 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 October 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 14 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 March 1919
Place of death or woundingVerrancourt, 1918, France
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialBouzincourt Ridge Cemetery (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 14), Albert, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
155
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Howard and jessie MAYNARD, The Homestead, Edmonstone Street, Newmarket, Queensland. Native of Gympie, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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