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Charles Sims WEIR

Regimental number247
Place of birthHay New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrazier
AddressDarcoola Station, Hay, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Henrietta Weir, Tattersalls Hotel, Hay, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 14, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 2 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 October 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death7 November 1965

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