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Sydney Herbert CARROLL

Regimental number750
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStockman
AddressCharleville Hotel, Charleville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinBrother, Dalton Carroll, c/o P. Leahy, corner of Military road and Avenue Road, Mosman, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 January 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A53 Itria on 9 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (18 April 1918).

FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165
Date: 24 October 1918

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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