The AIF Project

Charles Edward EMBLEN

Regimental number2026
Place of birthKent, England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressNorwood, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Emblen, 110 Magill Road, Norwood, South Australia
Enlistment date25 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 7 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 2 October 1916
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialEastbourne (Oaklynge) Cemetery (Row Y, Grave No. 1437), Susses
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward Charles and Alice EMBLEN, 19 Frederick Street, Maylands, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format