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Charles Frederick NICHOLL

Regimental number5446
Place of birthSale, Victoria
SchoolState School, Sale, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressMyrtle Bank, via Sale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Nicholl, Myrtle Bank, via Sale, Victoria
Enlistment date12 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Place of death or woundingEastcourt, Belgium
Age at death20.2
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialNew Irish Farm Cemetery (Plot XXXII, Row D, Grave No. 17), St. Jean-Les-Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
47
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel and Eliza NICHOLL, Sale, VIctoria
Family/military connectionsNephew: Pte Thomas HAYCOCK, killed in action, Gallipoli.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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