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Alfred James CARTNER

Regimental number889
Place of birthInglewood, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGeneral labourer
AddressNelson Street, Rutherglen, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinSister, Miss Maud Cartner, 9 Curnow Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal


Recommendation date: 2 August 1916

FateDied of wounds 9 August 1916
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot IX, Row D, Grave No.2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
49

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