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Frederick NASH

Regimental number5432
Place of birthFitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolBairnsdale State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPastrycook
Address12 Ward Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19.8
Height5' 10"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs I Nash, 12 Ward Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed for 2 years in Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date18 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 April 1916
Place of enlistmentBroadmeadows, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialOuttersteene Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 5), Bailleul, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Isabella NASH, 21 Avenue West, Moreland, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, NASH Frederick

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