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Carroll James MASSINA

Regimental number28419
Place of birthSlaty Creek, St Arnaud, Victoria
SchoolSlaty Creek State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address162 Powlett Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, W Massina, Slaty Creek PO, Slaty Creek, St Arnaud, Victoria
Enlistment date25 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 21, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/131/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 19 September 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialThe Huts Cemetery (Plot VI, Row B, Grave No. 19), Dickebusch, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
17
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Agnes MASSINA, Slaty Creek, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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