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Arthur CARROL

Regimental number4670
ReligionMethodist
OccupationElectrician
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Carroll, 37 Gladstone Avenue, Northcote, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
FateNo details of fate entered on Nominal Roll
Medals

Military Medal

'For conspicuous gallantry as runners in repeatedly traversing the enemy barrage near BULLECOURT on 3rd May 1917 with messages and orders. They [CARROLL and 5075 J.I. PENMAN] were of very great value in passing orders down the line in the captured trenches and in securing reliable inforamation as to the progress of the action.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 189
Date: 8 November 1917

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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