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Hubert Henry CARROLL

Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
OccupationSurveyor and draughtsman
AddressBallarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, J.W. Carroll, 3 Pleasant Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date18 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit nameMining Corps Headquarters
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal RollMining Corps
FateReturned to Australia 31 July 1918
Medals

Military Cross

'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He displayed great gallantry and determination in leading parties across the open under intense fire in order to rescue several men who had been buried.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Date: 4 October 1917

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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