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Charles Edward Gordon STUART

Regimental number7794
Place of birthBelford, Berwick on Tweed, Scotland
SchoolMussorice Boarding School, India
Age on arrival in Australia15
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBurracoppin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs R Wakeford, Burracoppin, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the School Cadets in Mussorice, India.
Enlistment date27 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 29 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 24 April 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Charles Edward
Age at death23.6
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialMeteren Military Cemetery (Plot V, Row D, Grave No. 660), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Ruth and Alexander M. STUART, Burracoppin, Western Australia. Native of Belford, Berwick-on-Tweed, England
Family/military connectionsBrother A C Stuart served.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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