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Charles Lindsay NELSON

Regimental number60734
Place of birthYarragon Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
AddressLeongatha, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs S J Nelson, 'Meldrum', Anderson Street, Leongatha, Victoria
Previous military service45th Infantry
Enlistment date25 April 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th General (Victorian) Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 23 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Family/military connectionsFather: 5397 Pte Horace charles Iggneden NELSON, 24th Bn, returned to Australia, 19 June 1919.

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