|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||2 wallets: 2cm|
Carter, Herbert Gordon
|Place made||Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Egypt, France|
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM315 419/017/001|
First World War, 1914-1918
|Copying Provisions||Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition|
Carter, Herbert Gordon, DSO (Lieutenant Colonel, b.1885 - d.1963)
Collection relating to service of Lieutenant Colonel Herbert Gordon Carter DSO, 5 Pioneer Battalion, Egypt, Gallipoli and France, 1914-1919. Collection includes extracts from letters sent by Carter to family in Australia. Copies made by H. J. Carter, father of Lieutenant Colonel Herbert Gordon Carter and presented to the Memorial, 1930. Location of originals unknown.
Biographical note: Lieutenant Colonel, DSO, 5th Pnr Bn, AIF. Born 1885. RTA 5 April 1919. Husband of Sister Lydia King see 3DRL/6040. Eldest son of H. J. Carter. Elder brother of Captain Robert Burnside Carter MC, AAMC, (RMO, 123 Brigade Royal Field Artillery); 344 Sapper Edward Moore Carter, 1 Field Company, Engineers (wounded ANZAC 12 July 1915; died at Malta 23 July 1915), and Sister Ursula Mary Carter, AANS (2 General Hospital).