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Charles McCARTER

Regimental number1798
Place of birthForth Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
AddressCarluke Cottage, Kembla Heights, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, A McCarter, Newtown, Fort Marrickville, Douglas, Water, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Enlistment date30 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 10 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 June 1918
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialLa Kreule Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 16), Hazebrouck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander and Jane McCARTER; husband of Annie McCARTER, Newtonfoot, Dougles Water, Lanarkshire. Native of Forth, Lanarkshire
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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