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Charles TURNER

Regimental number1836
Date of birth31 July 1892
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
True NameTURNER, Charles Edgar Morris
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Turner, 55 Hughes Street, North Unley, South Australia
Enlistment date2 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 11 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 26 August 1916
Place of burialWarloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
81
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mary DRANSFIELD and the late Harold E. TURNER, 55 Hughes Street, North Unley, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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