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Leslie Albert CARTER

Regimental number57178
Date of birth17 November 1896
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressGordon Road, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 7.25"
Weight170 lbs
Next of kinMr John Rogers Carter, Mingary, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 4 years in Senior Cadets, transferred to Citizen Forces
Enlistment date27 November 1917
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Unit name3rd General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (South Australia)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 10 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 20 July 1919
Discharge date26 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Oxfordshire', 20 July 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 10 August 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 26 August 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, CARTER Leslie Albert

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