Charles Arthur Stanley Carrett

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Carrett, Gunner Charles Arthur Stanley no.27253.

10th Australian Field Artillery Brigade, formerly 11th Australian Field Artillery Brigade 6th Reinforcements Riverview Road, Undercliffe.

Bricklayer Born 1891, son of George H. & Sarah Carrett Married Agnes L. Larson 1912.

Enlisted 15/5/1916, aged 25.

Married.

Church of England. Next of kin, wife, Mrs L.A Carrett, “Heatherdean” Wardell Road, Dulwich Hill.

SMH 28/6/1916 Farewell at Linga-Longa.

Embarked from Sydney 30/9/1916 per HMAT A60 Aeneas.

Returned to Australia 5/4/1919 Roll of Honour, Canterbury District.

Australian War Memorial record available at: https://www.awm.gov.au/people/rolls/R1775369/ [accessed 09/09/2016].

Special acknowledgement

The foundation of the information on this page was copied from the prize winning publication Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. This book is the culmination of 12 years (1988-2000) research by a team of volunteers from Canterbury and District Historical Society led by Dr Lesley Muir. Without this team's effort and dedication and the Society's willingness and support, this information would not be available today.

Note

An uneditable version of the book Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe is in the eBook section of this wiki. In the main section, there is an alphabetical list of the 1,911 names in the book with a link to the biography copied from the book about each individual. The alphabetical list is titled Canterbury's Boys list. The biographical files are editable, created to provide the space for descendants, historians, researchers, etc to contribute any further information, photographs, newspaper articles, memories, etc. they may have discovered so it is available for this and future generations.

Reference

Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. Edited by Lesley Muir. Campsie, N.S.W. : Canterbury and District Historical Society, 2002