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Bacchus Marsh
Avenue of Honour

Private Charles Arthur Jones MM

1891
Born in Williamstown, VIC
19/2/1916
Enlisted in the AIF, 37th Battalion, aged 24
3/6/1916
Embarked aboard the HMAT A34 Persic
27/6/1916 - 5/7/1916
Admitted to ship's hospital - measles
25/7/1916
Disembarked at Plymouth, England
22/11/1916
Proceeding overseas to France
4/12/1916
Admitted to hospital, France - influenza
4/10/1917
Wounded in action, admitted to 11th Australian Field Ambulance - gunshot wound to chest
8/10/1917
Transferred to 3rd Australian Field Ambulance then 3rd Canadian Casualty Clearing Station
9/10/1917
Transferred to 1st Convalescent Depot - Boulogne, France
13/10/1917
Transferred to 10th Convalescent Depot, Ecault
6/11/1917
Rejoined unit in the field
7/11/1917
Detached for duty with 10th Infantry Brigade Headquarters
18/12/1917
Rejoined unit from detachment
28/12/1917
Detached for duty with 10th Infantry Brigade Headquarters
10/8/1918
Awarded the Military Medal
12/10/1918
Transferred to the 39th Battalion - to remain on detachment
5/11/1918
Admitted to 4th Scottish General Hospital while on leave - seriously ill
3/12/1918
Transferred to 3rd Auxiliary hospital - Dartford, England
4/12/1918
Discharged from hospital and granted balance of leave
15/12/1918
Rejoined unit in France
14/4/1919
Return to England
13/5/1919
Promoted to Temporary Corporal
27/5/1919
Embark for Australia aboard the HMAT Rio Pardo - to retain T/Rank
18/7/1919
Returned to Australia
4/9/1919
Discharged from the AIF
22/7/1935
Died at Yass, NSW - using the name Frank Taylor

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