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Frederick James JACKSON

Regimental number1930
Place of birthCoburg, Victoria
SchoolCoburg State School
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressWagga Wagga, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Ann Jackson, c/o George Skinner, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 June 1917
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Age at death34
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialEstaples Military Cemetery (Plot XXV, Row G, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
162
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Martha JACKSON; husband of Mary Ann JACKSON, Manar Street, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales. Native of Coburg, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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