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Charles SONSIE

Regimental number825
Place of birthEldorado Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
Addressc/o Mrs W R Rickard, Kingston PO, Kingston
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinM J Sonsie, Dimboola
Enlistment date3 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 13 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 August 1964
Age at death71
Place of burialCreswick Cemetery, Victoria

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