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Charles William TANZER

Regimental number3386
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPostman
Address39 Lennon Street, Mosman, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, William Tanzer, 39 Lennon Street, Mosman, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 4 Tunnelling Company - No 1 Military District
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/10/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 22 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateDied of wounds 3 June 1918
Place of burialQuerrieu British Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 29), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
181
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3523 Staff Sergeant Herbert Alfred TANZER, 3rd Field Company Engineers, returned to Australia, 1 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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