Charles Croese (1889 - 1941)

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Birthplace: Newcastle, NSW, Australia
Death: Died in Mayfield, NSW, Australia
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Charles CROESE Regimental number 2379 Religion Roman Catholic Occupation Telephone mechanic Address Mosquito Island, Newcastle, New South Wales Marital status Single Age at embarkation 26 Next of kin Father, A Croese, Mosquito Island, Newcastle, New South Wales Enlistment date 18 July 1915 Rank on enlistment Private Unit name 19th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement AWM Embarkation Roll number 23/36/2 Embarkation details Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 5 October 1915 Rank from Nominal Roll Private Unit from Nominal Roll 2nd Divisional Signal Company Recommendations (Medals and Awards) Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30107 (1 June 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169 (4 October 1917). Fate Returned to Australia 4 June 1919 Medals Croix de Guerre (France)

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 189 Date: 8 November 1917 Family/military connections Brother: 392 Sergeant Cornelius CROESE, 34th Bn, returned to Australia, 14 January 1919. Other details Medals: Croix de Guerre, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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Newcastle, NSW, Australia
Age 52
Mayfield, NSW, Australia