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Frederick George BANES

Regimental number843
Place of birthGuildford, London, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRigger
Address143 King Street, Sandy Bay, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMrs Vera Helena Banes, 143 King Street, Sandy Bay, Tasmania
Previous military serviceServed in the Royal Navy.
Enlistment date10 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 13 September 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death13 September 1916
Age at death27.8
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialBologne Eastern Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row C, Grave No. 138), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
106
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George Frederick and Lillian Banes. Husband of Vera A. Banes, Gormanston Road, Moonah, Tasmania. Native of Wandsworth, Tasmania

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