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Charles William CREIGHTON

Regimental number5802
Place of birthMaclean New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer
AddressLaurence, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Florence Mary Creighton, Rappille, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: "27 Februauy 1918"

FateReturned to Australia 10 April 1919
Date of death7 September 1956
Place of burialGrafton Cemetery

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