John Moodie (Moody) (Jack) CARRINGTON

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CARRINGTON, John Moodie (Moody)

Service Number: 6888
Enlisted: 8 August 1916, Cootamundra, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 3rd Infantry Battalion
Born: Swan Hill, Victoria, February 1897
Home Town: Euston, Balranald, New South Wales
Schooling: Euston State School
Occupation: Drover/Station hand
Died: Killed in Action, France, 23 August 1918
Cemetery: Heath Cemetery
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Holbrook War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

8 Aug 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 6888, Cootamundra, New South Wales
8 Nov 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 6888, 3rd Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
8 Nov 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 6888, 3rd Infantry Battalion, SS Port Nicholson, Sydney
23 Aug 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 6888, 3rd Infantry Battalion, "The Last Hundred Days"

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Biography contributed by John Edwards

The three sons of Henry Carrington;

121 Tpr. Douglas Carrington (/explore/people/196023) 11th Light Horse Regiment, Killed in action, Gaza 19 Apr 1917

1323 Cpl. Gordon Henry Carrington (/explore/people/216438) 2nd Pioneer Battalion, Killed in action, France 29 Jul 1918

6888 Pte. John Moodie Carrington (/explore/people/285673) 2nd Infantry Battalion, Killed in action 23 Aug 1918 - Pam Hamilton

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