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Cecil Frank CARSON

Regimental number234
Place of birthGeraldton, Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBank clerk
AddressNational Bank, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Henry Carson, Yuba via Northampton, Western Australia
Previous military service88th Infantry
Enlistment date18 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name44th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 6 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 April 1918
Place of burialBonnay Communal Cemetery Extension (Row A, Grave No. 2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
137
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Mary CARSON. Native of Greenough, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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