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Charles NEILD

Regimental number3209
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address487 Burnley Street, Burnley, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs Marcella A Neild, Burke Road, South Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 26 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 27 May 1917
Place of burialBapaume Australian Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 29), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Dr. James NEILD and Susan Neild; husband of M. NEILD, "Yerla" 744 Burke Road, Hawthorn. Native of Melbourne
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

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

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