Name:

Charles Alfred Abel

Birth Date: 1887 Where: Tasmania
Died: Where:
Place of Enlistment: Claremont, Tasmania Age: 28
Serial Number: 1777 Battalion: 26th
Rank on Enlistment: Private Rank on Discharge/Death: Private

Awards: 1914 - 15 Star, British War Medal 1914 - 1920, Victory Medal, Mentioned in Despatches

 

Photograph Abel

 Service Details:

 

 

14 July

1915                      Embarked from Australia

August

1915                      Embarked Egypt

10 Sept. – 12 Dec.

1915                      Gallipoli

21 March

1916                      France

6/7 June

1916                      Trench Raid

29 July – 27 Aug.

1916                      Pozieres (Sausage Valley)

6 September

1916                      Belgium

6 October

1916                      Broken Arm - to England

30July

1917                      Returned to France

17 August

1917                      Rejoined unit

18 September

1917                      Ypres

20 September

1917                      Mentioned in Despatches (Polygon Wood)

1 October

1917                      WIA - to England

17 July

1918                      Rejoined Battalion

8 August

1918                      Battle of Amiens

26 August

1918                      To Hospital

11 November

1918                      Armistice

20 July

1919                      Returned to Australia

18 December

1919                      Demobilised.

 
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