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Charles Alexander ALLEN

Regimental number6957
Place of birthWallaroo, South Australia
SchoolWallaroo Public School, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
AddressWallaroo, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, A Allen, Hughes Street, Wallaroo, South Australia
Enlistment date25 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied in hospital at Plymouth.
FateDied of disease 27 February 1917
Age at death25
Place of burialEfford Cemetery (Row C, Grave 4933), Devonshire.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
58
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Albert and Maria ALLEN.

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