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Charles Burton COE

Regimental number351
Place of birthNagambie, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
OccupationEngine driver
AddressNagambie, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Susan Coe, Nagambie, Victoria
Enlistment date12 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A16 Star of Victoria on 25 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 29 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death27.10
Place of burialAri Burnu Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 6), Anzac, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Levi and Susan COE. Native of Nagambie, Victoria, Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: 15 Pte Albert Ernest COE MM, 2nd Machine Gun Bn, returned to Australia, 5 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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