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Carlton DIDDAMS

Regimental number2813
Place of birthTatura, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarpenter
Address246 Madeline Street, Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Barbara Diddams, 246 Madeline Street, Carlton, Victoria
Enlistment date18 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 18 May 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialEtretat Churchyard Extension (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
128
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Barbara DIDDAMS, 62 Elgin Street, Carlton, Victoria. Native of Tatura, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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