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Clarence Roy CHAMPION

Regimental number1753
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationOrchardist
AddressBedfordale, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 6.5"
Weight135 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Hope Champion, Beenup, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date13 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 August 1915
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Mounted Divisional Train
FateReturned to Australia 15 June 1919
Discharge date9 September 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Essex', 15 June 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Perth, 9 September 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death11 January 1945
Age at death52
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery and Crematorium, Perth, Western Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, CHAMPION Clarence Roy

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