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Regimental number6044
Date of birth31 October 1892
Place of birthSurry Hills, New South Wales
SchoolCrystal Street Public School, Petersham, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address189 Albany Road, Petersham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Carter, 189 Albany Road, Petersham, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 February 1918
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War service: Western Front

Wounded in action, Ypres, Belgium, 4 November 1917; invalided to England and admitted to Woolwich Garrison Hospital.

Commenced return to Australia, 1 February 1918; disembarked Sydney, 29 March 1918; discharged (medically unfit), September 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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