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Charles Alexander OSGOOD

Regimental number505
Date of birth18 August 1875
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
OccupationWool inspector
Address18 Raglan Street, Manly, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs Bertha Albina Osgood, 18 Raglan Street, Manly, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentS/SGT
Unit name1 Divisional Train (1 to 4 Coys Army Service Corps) October, 1914
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Train

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: 1st Division Train
Promotion date: 15 October 1915


Promotion date: 20 February 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

*'Consistent good work from 1 March to 1 September 1916.'
Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).

Mention in Despatches

Recommendation date: 9 September 1916*"

FateReturned to Australia 24 August 1918

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