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Regimental number1313
Place of birthGreat Western, Victoria
SchoolGreat Western State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressCockatoo Creek, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Adolphe Tschampion, Cockatoo Creek, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date6 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 30 August 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, 1918 France
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VII, Row B, Grave No. 51), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Adolphe and Annie TSCHAMPION, Cockatoo Creek, Victoria. Native of Great Western, Victoria

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