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Carl John BAKER

Regimental number7744
Place of birthInnisfail Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressEdge Hill, Cairns, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs A Baker c/o Mr Russell, Railway Goods Shed, Cairns, Queensland
Enlistment date18 August 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 August 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 31 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 18/8/17. Joined 15th Bn, 27/4/18. Wounded 13/8/18.
FateDied of wounds 13 August 1918
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Communal Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
74
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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