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Chas. Oldfield SIMPSON

Regimental number1608
Place of birthFootscray Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationRailway employee
Addressc/o Camp Hotel, Dimboola, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinGrandparent, Mrs. M. A. Burns, 37 Mainston Street, Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 December 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Chas spelt Charles

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