The AIF Project

Frederick Allen CAREY

Regimental number1097
Place of birthBurra, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer's assistant
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Carey, Kooringa, South Australia
Enlistment date24 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 April 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 17057 Sapper Frank Bishop CAREY, 5th Divisional Signal Company, returned to Australia, 1 April 1919.
Date of death19 June 1945

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