Charles Thomas Berry1

#54064, b. 1871, d. 1936

Individual's Timeline

Birth1871Charles Thomas Berry1
Death of Father22 February 1898James Berry2,3
Death of Mother11 June 1921Selina Frances Wilkins4,5
Death1936Charles Thomas Berry6

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Charles was a bricklayer, having been apprenticed to his brother.7
  • Note - single: As at 1916 Charles Thomas Berry had never been married.

Military Career

Records show that Charles Thomas Berry served in the armed forces. He was a bricklayer, living in Sydney. He enlisted in 1915 and went to Europe on the HMAT Euripidies, Sept 1916, as part of the 15th reinforcements. His mother was named as NOK.8

Citations

  1. DB - NSW BDM on line, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory, various.
  2. Trove Digitised Newspapers, BERRY, February 22. at his residence, Mitchell-road, Alexandria, James Berry, sen., beloved husband of Selina Frances Berry, aged 66 years, native of Devonshire. At rest. Home and Hobart papers please copy.
  3. DB - NSW BDM on line, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory, 3673/1898      BERRY      JAMES      JAMES      SUSANNAH      WATERLOO.
  4. DB - NSW BDM on line, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory, 5413/1921      BERRY      SELINA F      JOHN      8O YEARS WATERLOO      REDFERN.
  5. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "ustralia Cemetery Index, 1808-2007 about Selina Frances Berry
    Name:      Selina Frances Berry
    Death Age:      80
    Birth Date:      abt 1841
    Death Date:      11 Jun 1921
    Cemetery:      Woronora Cemetery
    Cemetery Location:      Sutherland, New South Wales, Australia
    Burial Location:      Sutherland."
  6. DB - NSW BDM on line, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory, 17633/1936      BERRY      CHARLES THOMAS      JAMES      SELINA      COONAMBLE.
  7. Australian War Memorial Archives, online http://www.awm.gov.au
  8. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      Charles Thomas
    Last name      Berry
    Service number      5648
    Rank      Private
    Birth year      1873
    Marital status      Single
    Occupation      Labourer
    Religion      Church of England
    Age at Embarkation      43
    Embarkation year      1916
    Embarkation date      09 Sep 1916
    Embarkation regiment/unit      5th Infantry Brigade
    Unit information      19th Infantry Battalion
    Unit information 2      15th Reinforcements
    Departure port      Sydney, New South Wales
    Ship name      HMAT A14, Euripides
    Enlistment date      16 Mar 1916
    Address      RAS Ground
    City      Sydney
    State      New South Wales
    Country      Australia
    Next of kin's first name(s)      Selina Francis
    Next of kin's last name      Berry
    Next of kin title      Mrs
    Relationship      Mother
    Next of kin address      9 Union-street
    Next of kin city      Waterloo
    Next of kin state      NEW SOUTH WALES
    Next of kin country      AUSTRALIA
    Record set      Australian Imperial Force Embarkation Roll 1914-1918
    Category      Military, armed forces & conflict
    Subcategory      Regimental & service records
    Collections from      Australasia.