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Charles John WILLIAMS

Regimental number3349
Date of birth31 August 1894
Place of birthWild Horse Plains, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressTwo Wells, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, John Williams, Two Wells, South Australia
Enlistment date28 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 28th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 22 June 1917
Unit embarked at Melbourne per HMAT A17 'Port Lincoln' on 22 June 1917
FateReturned to Australia 23 December 1918
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Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Also served in World War II: enlisted 30 July 1943 as S114673; discharged (date unrecorded) as Signalman, 4 LoC Communication Signals (PMG).
Date of death16 September 1980
Place of burialTwo Wells Cemetery, South Australia

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