Charles Edward HAWORTH

HAWORTH, Charles Edward

Service Number: 5439
Enlisted: 18 September 1915, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Sapper
Last Unit: 5th Field Company Engineers
Born: Melbourne, Victoria, April 1897
Home Town: Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Wheelwright
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World War 1 Service

18 Sep 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Melbourne, Victoria
17 Dec 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Sapper, SN 5439, 5th Field Company Engineers, HMAT Berrima, Sydney
17 Dec 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Sapper, SN 5439, 5th Field Company Engineers

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Biography

"...5439 Sapper Charles Edward Haworth. A wheelwright from North Carlton, Victoria, Haworth enlisted in September 1915 and embarked with the 5th Field Company Engineers. He was transferred to the 12th Field Company Engineers in May 1916. Sapper Haworth's unit was based at Vignacourt for several weeks in the winter of 1916-17 while undertaking a number of different engineering projects in the surrounding area. He returned to Australia in May 1919." - SOURCE (www.awm.gov.au)

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