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George Box CARTER

Regimental number966
Date of birth--/01/1892
Place of birthGlenville, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressVictoria Street, Albert Park, Cheltenham, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMrs Eliza Carter, Victoria Street, Albert Park, Cheltenham, South Australia
Enlistment date2 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 20 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: 4 Pnr Btn
Promotion date: 8 March 1917

Lieutenant


Unit: 4 Pnr Btn
Promotion date: 18 June 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross


Recommendation date: 9 March 1918

Unspecified


Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165
Date: 24 October 1918

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 May 1953
Age at death61
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 19A, Grave 3), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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