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William Frederick CHAVE

Regimental number1961
Place of birthTumut New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressYarrangobilly via Tumut, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Richard Chave, Yarrangobilly via Tumut, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1635 Driver John Henry CHAVE, 5th Divisional Ammunition Column, returned to Australia, 22 May 1919; 1957 Driver Edwin George CHAVE, 5th Divisional Ammunition Column, died of wounds, 17 March 1917.

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