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Jacob Melford Stanley CARTER

Regimental number1826
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressWilmot, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Frederick Carter, Wilmot, Tasmania
Enlistment date23 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 8 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 June 1917
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row N, Grave No. 17), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
132
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Mary CARTER, Appledore Street, Devonport, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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