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Carless J N   Pte  471

Page history last edited by Lenore Frost 6 years, 1 month ago

Volunteers of Essendon and Flemington, 1914-1918


The Age 25/4/1915 - 10/2/1916 Courtesy of

Kim Phillips, Spirits of Gallipoli website


Also The Argus 2 July 1915



Carless J N    Pte    471    James Neville      7 Inf Bn    19    Cart & waggon builder    Single    C of E

Address:    Flemington, Victoria St, 121    

Next of Kin:    Carless, J, 121 Victoria St, Flemington    

Enlisted:    18 Aug 1914       

Embarked:     A20 Hororata 19 Oct 1914  

Prior service:  58 Inf Regt


Big Batch of Trainees Before the Court, 4 June 1914


Date of Death:  between 25/04/1915 and 02/05/1915

CWGC:  "Son of James and Fanny Winifred Carless, of 121, Victoria St,

Flemington, Victoria, Australia".



A friend of:

McArthur A J Pte 475 Mentioned in an account of his death 21 June 1915.

Said to have been buried in the same grave with Angus J S Pte 516 .



Killed in action was the youngest son of

Mr James Carless of 121 Victoria street

Flemington. He was an apprentice in the  

car-building department of the Newport  


The Argus 24 June 1915



Private J. N. Carless (killed in ac-
tion) was the youngest son of Mr
James Carless, of 121 Victoria street

Essendon Gazette 1 July 1915


Courtesy of Kim Phillips, Spirits of Gallipoli website


War Service Commemorated                                                                        

Flemington State School  [Carliss, N]                                                       

St George's Anglican Church [N J]                                                            

Essendon Gazette Roll of Honour killed            

Patriotic Concert, Essendon Town Hall, 1914

Regimental Register    

“Send off to the Essendon Boys”


No notices in The Argus.

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