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Frederick Blondon JONES

Regimental number201
Place of birthArtlesey, Beds
Place of birthBedfordshire, England
SchoolArlesey, Council School
Age on arrival in Australia22
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTimber worker
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annelia Jones, Davis Row, Arlesly Hitching, England
Enlistment date9 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 August 1914
Place of enlistmentHelena Vale, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 31 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularI understood from his letters just before he joined up he bought piece of land and planted it with fruit trees and was starting little fruit farm. I heard no more about it.
FateKilled in Action 28 June 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death28 June 1915
Age at death27
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot II, Row G, Grave No. 19), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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