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Charles Leslie Harding McADAM

Regimental number2336
Place of birthHawthorn, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStationer
AddressMont Albert Road, Canterbury, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Charles Wm. AmcAdam, Mont Albert Road, Canterbury, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Forces.
Enlistment date16 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XVI, Row G, Grave No. II), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
131
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Ellen MCADAM, "Richworth", Mont Albert Road, Canterbury, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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