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Charles Alexander  Minett

Name on Board CA Minet
Name on Service
Charles Alexander   Minett
Enlistment Age 18
Occupation Labourer
Place of Birth Williamstown, Vic
Next of Kin Wallace Henry and Elizabeth Minett
Address 5 Swanston St, Williamstown, Vic
Marital Status S
Enlistment Date 26/08/1915
Service No. 4140
Enlistment Place Melbourne, Vic
Embarkation Place Melbourne
Embarkation Date 7/03/1916
Embarkation Ship HMAT Wiltshire A18
Unit on Embarkation 23rd Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of Death 5/11/1916
Unit on Death 23rd Australian Infantry Battalion
Rank on Death Private
Cause of Death KIA
Place of Wounding/
Battle of Gueudecourt, France (No known grave)
Cemetery or Memorial Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France
Additional Information Charles Minett attended Williamstown Central School. Prior to enlisting he was a car cleaner at the Newport Railway Workshops.  His name appears on an Honour Board at the Newport Railway Museum.
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