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Frederick Cecil HAYWARD

Regimental number6528
Place of birthAsfordby, Leicestershire, England
SchoolConcil School
Age on arrival in Australia19
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressAnakie, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Edward Hayward, Leesthrope Grange, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, England
Enlistment date16 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 May 1917
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialGrevillers British Cemetery (Plot IV,. Row D, Grave No. 15), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Kate HAYWARD, New Lodge, Berkeley Lane, Belgrave, Leicester
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6529 Pte William Charles HAYWARD, 8th Bn, returned to Australia, 6 September 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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