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Joseph Bertram CARTER

Regimental number4782
Place of birthGalignab-East, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressTurriff Post Office, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Mr H Carter, Turriff Post Office, Victoria
Enlistment date17 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Discharge date11 August 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 4781 Driver Frank Gilbert CARTER, 12th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 11 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Wounded, near Bullecourt, 8 May 1917

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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