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Frederick HOVENDEN

Regimental number2667
Place of birthLewisham, New South Wales
SchoolBurwood Public School, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTanner
AddressRommoyne Ethel Street, Burwood, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs T Elizabeth Hovenden, Ethel Street, Burwood, New South Wales
Previous military service5 years in Australian Navy
Enlistment date1 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 14 April 1918
Place of death or woundingStrazule
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialEbblinghem Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 26), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
36
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: robert and Teresa HOVENDEN, "Will-Fred", Cross Street, South Strathfield, New South Wales. Native of Lewisham, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: William Havenden, killed at Gallipoli on 10th November, 1915. Cousin: William Hooper, killed in action.

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