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Charles Henry BRANSON

Regimental number661
Place of birthWeymouth, Dorset, England
SchoolSt John's School, Weymouth, Dorset, England
Age on arrival in Australia23
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Darwin PO, Darwin, Northern Territory
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, William Henry Branson, Weymouth, Dorset, England
Enlistment date26 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 11, Reinforcement 11
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 14 October 1918
Place of death or woundingBony, near St Quentin, France
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block S, Plot II, Row V, Grave No. 4), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
133
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Marian BRANSON, 6 Glendinney Avenue, Weymouth, Dorset, England

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