|Place of birth||Warnertown, South Australia|
|Address||Port Pirie West, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Susan Carter, Port Pirie West, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Senior Cadets (3 years); Light Horse (3 months)|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Keswick, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||27th Battalion, A Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/44/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||1062A|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||32nd Battalion|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
Distinguished Conduct Medal
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Disembarked Alexandria, ex-Mudros, 10 January 1916.
Found guilty, 2 February 1916, of being absent without leave from 0930 hours, 30 January 1916, until 2130 hours, 31 January 1916: awarded 48 hours' detention, and forfeits 2 days' pay by Royal Warrant.
Found guilty, 19 February 1916, of being absent from parade: awarded 3 days' confined to camp.
Evacuated to hospital, 10 March 1916; admitted to No 6 Field Ambulance, 11 March 1916, and transferred to No 1 Australian Stationary Hospital, Ismailia, the same day (pyrexia of unknown origin); discharged to duty, 20 March 1916.
Admitted to No 1 New Zealand Stationary Hospital, Moascar, 23 March 1916 (pyrexia of unknown origin); discharged to unit, 27 March 1916.
Transferred to 32nd Bn, 5 April 1916; taken on strength of 32 Bn, Ferry Post, 6 April 1916, and allotted the Regimental Number 1062A.
Found guilty, 29 April 1916, of issuing an order without authority from the NCO in charge of the parade: award, admonished.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 17 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 23 June 1916.
Wounded in action, 19 July 1916; admitted to No 8 Stationary Hospital, Wimereux, 20 July 1916 (gunshot wound, left leg); transferred to England, 21 July 1916; to No 2 Northern General Hospital, Beckett's Park, Leeds, 22 July 1916; to No 1 Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 4 August 1916; discharged, and marched into No 1 Command Depot, Harefield, 4 September 1916.
Marched into 8th Training Bn, Larkhill, 18 September 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 14 October 1916; marched into 5th Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, 16 October 1916.
Proceeded to unit, 24 October 1916; rejoined 32nd Bn, in the field, 25 October 1916.
Promoted Lance Corporal, 29 March 1917.
Promoted Corporal, 8 April 1917.
Promoted Lance Sergeant, 5 June 1917.
Promoted Sergeant, 4 July 1917.
Detached to 1st Anzac School for Infantry Course, 25 August 1917; rejoined unit, 2 October 1917.
On leave to United Kingdom, 30 October 1917; rejoined unit, 11 November 1917.
Deatched to Training Bn in England, 31 December 1917, and placed on supernumerary list the same day; marched into 15th Training Bn, Codford, 2 January 1918.
On Command at Rifle and Lewis Gun School, Tidworth, 16 January 1918; rejoined 15th Training Bn, Codford, 16 February 1918.
Marched into 14th Training Bn, Codford, 11 April 1918.
Proceeded overseas to France, 23 April 1918; marched into New Zealand Base Depot, Etaples, 24 April 1918.
Proceeded to unit, 26 April 1918; rejoined 32nd, 10 May 1918.
Detached to General Headquarters Course, 10 August 1918; rejoined unit, 18 September 1918.
On leave to Paris, 5 December 1918; rejoined unit, 13 December 1918.
Proceeded to England for return to Australia, 28 December 1918; marched into No 4 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 3 January 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Tras-os-montes', 7 April 1917; disembarked Adelaide, 20 May 1919; discharged Adelaide (termination of period of enlistment), 19 July 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, CARTER George Louis|