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Regimental number17278
Place of birthLancashire, England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressStanmore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37.1
Height5' 6.25"
Weight158 lbs
Next of kinFather, A Carwardine, 4 Bruce Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date10 April 1916
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameArmy Medical Corps, March 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 24 April 1917
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date24 October 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Prinz Hubertus', 3 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 24 October 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 February 1925
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, CARWARDINE Frank

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