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Charles Elijah OSBORNE

Regimental number57452
Place of birthCudgee, Victoria
ReligionBaptist
OccupationFarmer
AddressSpring Gardens, Warrnambool, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32 year 11 months
Height5' 8.5"
Weight138 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Osborne, Spring Gardens, Warrnambool, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date2 April 1918
Place of enlistmentWarrnambool, Victoria
Unit name4th General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (Victoria)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 17 August 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Discharge date22 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Malta', 3 July 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 7 August 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 22 August 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, OSBORNE Charles Elijah

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