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Frederick Spencer JEWKES

Regimental number3482
Place of birthQueenscliff, Victoria
SchoolPublic and Private
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressL9 Canning Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, S Jewkes, 19 Canning Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Previous military serviceServed in Citizen Military Forces
Enlistment date1 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 March 1917
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row C, Grave No. 19), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
155
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Spencer and Frances JEWKES, 96 Wardell Road, Dulwich Hill, New South Wales

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