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Samuel CARTWRIGHT

Regimental number1599
Place of birthStafford England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDairyman
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs. Florence Frances Cartwright, 44 Barrack Street, Norwich, Norfolk, England
Enlistment date21 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class II)
Unit from Nominal RollImperial Camel Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 30169 ((6 July 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 174 (11 October 1917).

FateReturned to Australia 29 January 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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