Alfred Ernest CARPENTER

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CARPENTER, Alfred Ernest

Service Number: 59
Enlisted: 21 September 1914, Maffra, Victoria
Last Rank: Trooper
Last Unit: 8th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Somerville, Victoria, Australia, 1888
Home Town: Somerville, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria
Schooling: Somerville State School, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, Gallipoli, 7 August 1915
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Heyfield Honour Roll WW1, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing
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World War 1 Service

21 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 59, Maffra, Victoria
25 Feb 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 59, 8th Light Horse Regiment, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
25 Feb 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 59, 8th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Star of Victoria, Melbourne
16 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 59, 8th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
7 Aug 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 59, 8th Light Horse Regiment, The August Offensive - Lone Pine, Suvla Bay, Sari Bair, The Nek and Hill 60 - Gallipoli

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