Charles Ernest HYDE

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HYDE, Charles Ernest

Service Number: 2178
Enlisted: 20 March 1916, Enlisted at Perth, WA
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 51st Infantry Battalion
Born: Raywood, Victoria, November 1889
Home Town: Dalwallinu, Dalwallinu, Western Australia
Schooling: Raywood State School
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Died of wounds, Vermand, France, 17 September 1918
Cemetery: La Chapelette British and Indian Cemetery, Peronne
Plot 111, Row 2, Grave 1 - Inscription: Duty nobly done
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Dalwallinu War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

20 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2178, 51st Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Perth, WA
9 Aug 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2178, 51st Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
9 Aug 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2178, 51st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Miltiades, Fremantle
24 Apr 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 2178, 51st Infantry Battalion, Villers-Bretonneux, GSW (right thigh)
14 Sep 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 2178, 51st Infantry Battalion, "The Last Hundred Days", 2nd occasion - GSW (shoulder, jaw and throat)

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Charles Edward and Eliza Hyde of Dalwallinu, Western Australia; brother of James Leslie Hyde who returned to Australia on 1 June 1919 having served with the 51st Battlion

Medals: British War Medal, Victory

Prior to enlistment he had served for 5 years as an apprentice Blacksmith