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Charles Henry Walter Hansen

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Charles Henry Walter Hansen
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Personal Information
Date of Birth 26 Jan 1912
Place of Birth Northam, Western Australia
Death 2 Nov 1989 aged 77
Place of Death Inglewood, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 28 years, 6 months
Address Runnymead, Karragullen, Western Australia
Next of Kin Mother? , Mrs Florence Hansen
Military Information
Reg Number WX3868
Date of Enlistment 16 Jul 1940
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 2/28th Australian Infantry Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Wounded in action 1941 Tobruk ?
Returned to Australia
Medals 1939-45 Star
Africa Star
War Medal 1939-45
Australian Service Medal 1939-45



Pre War

Electoral Roll entries: 1936 Group 23; farmhand

War Service

Discharged 8 Feb 1943 Newspaper article: Wounded in Action [1]

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1943 at 1002 Albany road Victoria Park, labourer; 1949 Palmerston avenue, Victoria Park, labourer; 1954 - 1968 at 2 Palmerston street, Bentley, labourer; 1972 - 1980 at 51 Dundas road, Inglewood, retort operator

Notes

  1. The West Australian 24 Sep 1941

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