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Charles Ernest CROOK

Regimental number609
Place of birthSt Arnaud Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
Address'Manor House', Bacchus Marsh, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFrancis H. Crook, 'Manor House', Bacchus Marsh, Victoria
Enlistment date15 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A43 Barunga on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd C Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1360 Sergeant Francis Herbert CROOK, 1st Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 5 April 1918; 2178 Driver Cecil Werribee CROOK, 1st Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 8 October 1918; 5333 Pte James Robert CROOK, 22nd Bn, returned to Australia, 18 January 1919.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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