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Charles Munroe STRACHAN

Regimental number2073
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationElectrician
AddressCentennial Hotel, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, George Strachan, Cross Roads, Malvern, South Australia
Enlistment date12 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 10 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 May 1940
Age at death51
Place of burialBroken Hill Cemetery, New South Wales

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