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Charles William RILEY

Regimental number2525
Place of birthBuckrabanyule Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSheep drover
AddressBuckrabanyule, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, P Riley, Buckrabanyule, Victoria
Enlistment date3 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 16 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 July 1919
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 29)), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick and Alice RILEY, Lachlan Gate, Hay, New South Wales

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