Charles Louis COLLIN


COLLIN, Charles Louis

Service Number: Officer
Enlisted: 1 August 1917, Sydney, New South Wales
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 42nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 28 August 1889
Home Town: Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Nudgee Christian Brothers College, Queensland, Australia
Occupation: Civil servant
Died: Killed in Action, France, 1 September 1918, aged 29 years
Cemetery: Sailly-Saillisel British Cemetery
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

1 Aug 1917: Enlisted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, Sydney, New South Wales
2 Aug 1917: Embarked AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, Sea Transport Staff, HMAT Miltiades, Sydney
2 Aug 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, Sea Transport Staff, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
11 Mar 1918: Promoted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 42nd Infantry Battalion
5 Apr 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 11th Infantry Brigade Headquarters, Villers-Bretonneux, GSW (shoulder)
1 Sep 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Lieutenant, SN Officer, 42nd Infantry Battalion, Mont St Quentin / Peronne

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