Charles TULL


TULL, Charles

Service Number: 3245
Enlisted: 9 November 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 57th Infantry Battalion
Born: Yea, Victoria, Australia, March 1891
Home Town: Caulfield, Glen Eira, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Bronchitis, Fovant Hospital, Wiltshire, England, 16 March 1917
Cemetery: Compton Chamberlayne Cemetery
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

9 Nov 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3245, 57th Infantry Battalion
16 Dec 1916: Involvement Private, SN 3245, 57th Infantry Battalion
16 Dec 1916: Embarked Private, SN 3245, 57th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Medic, Melbourne

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Biography contributed by Geoffrey Gillon

He was 28.

Deaths Mar 1917 TULL Charles 28 Wilton 5a 356
Wilton is in the county of Wiltshire.

Biography contributed by Evan Evans

The summary below was completed by Cathy Sedgwick – Facebook “WW1 Australian War Graves in England/UK

Died on this date - 16th March........Private Charles Tull was born at Yea, Victoria in 1888. He enlisted in the Australian Imperial Force (A.I.F.) on his second attempt, on 9th November, 1916 (He was rejected on his first attempt due to the condition of his teeth).

Private Tull arrived in England for further training on 18th February, 1917 & was posted to 15th Training Battalion at Hurdcott, Wiltshire.
Private Tull was admitted sick to Fovant Hospital, Wiltshire on 12th March, 1917 suffering acute Bronchitis.

Private Charles Tull died at 5.50 a.m. on 16th March, 1917 at the Military Hospital at Fovant, Wiltshire, England from Bronchitis.

He was buried on 19th March, 1917 in Compton Chamberlayne War Graves Cemetery, Wiltshire where 26 other WW1 Australian Soldiers are buried.…