Service Number: 3499
Enlisted: 12 December 1916, Rockhampton, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 47th Infantry Battalion
Born: North Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia, 1 November 1888
Home Town: Rockhampton, Rockhampton, Queensland
Schooling: North Rockhampton State School, Queensland, Australia
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, France, 19 May 1918, aged 29 years
Cemetery: Adelaide Cemetery Villers-Bretonneux
Plot 3, Row A, Grave 4, Adelaide Cemetery, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Gracemere Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

12 Dec 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Rockhampton, Queensland
24 Jan 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 3499, 47th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1,

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24 Jan 1917: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 3499, 47th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ayrshire, Sydney
25 Apr 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 3499, 47th Infantry Battalion, German Spring Offensive 1918

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"The Mayor of Rockhamnton (Alderman Gough) has received information that Private Charles Goodsall, son of Mr. Joseph Goodsall, of North Rockhampton, was killed in action in France on May 19. A few weeks ago another son of Mr. Goodsall, Lieut. W. Goodsall was taken prisoner." - from the Brisbane Courier 07 Jun 1918 (