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William Henry Hope CARPENTER

Regimental number6488
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
OccupationCommercial traveller
AddressStrathmore, North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinH E Carpenter, Strathmore, North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date6 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameInfantry Brigade Train 7, Company 17
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 24 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Meritorious Service Medal

Consistent devotion to duty while employed as chief clerk in office of Train Headquarters and excellent services rendered at Supply Duties.
Recommendation date: 20 September 1917

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Noted CARPENTER William Henry NR

Meritorious Service Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57
Date: 18 April 1918

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