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Charles Henry WILSON

Regimental number5264
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBootmaker
Address603 Eyre Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs E A Wi1son, 603 Eyre Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date24 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 October 1951
Age at death56
Place of burialLockhart Cemetery, New South Wales

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