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Charles Weymouth SHELDON

Regimental number1116
Place of birthServiceton Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressTooraweenah via Gilgandra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Thomas Sheldon, Tooraweenah via Gilgandra, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A21 Marere on 16 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 29 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

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

Date of death22 April 1960

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