The AIF Project

Frederick Paul MOEBUS

Regimental number3606
Date of birth12 May 1884
Place of birthKapunda, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBench foreman
AddressJamestown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32.6
Height5' 11.25"
Weight183 lbs
Next of kinFather, F Moebus, Stone Hut, South Australia
Previous military serviceMember for 9 months, Wirrabara Forest Rifle Club.
Enlistment date5 December 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1919
Discharge date9 October 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ulysses', 22 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 9 October 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Also served in World War II: Service No S76952
Date of death9 September 1949
Age at death65
Place of burialBalaklava Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, MOEBUS Frederick Paul

Print format