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Charles CHRISTIANSEN

Regimental number2464
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressYangan, via Warwick, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Kate Christiansen, Yangan, via Warwick, Queensland
Enlistment date8 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A10 Karroo on 5 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 27 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1471 Pte Axel CHRISTIANSEN, 15th Bn, killed in action, 1-31 August 1915; 1470 Pte James CHRISTIANSEN, 15th Bn, returned to Australia, 11 March 1916.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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