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Frederick John OLDFIELD

Regimental number3006
Place of birthBourke, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTypist
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, F. Oldfield, Hope Street, Bourke, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 May 1917
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot IV, Row H, Grave No. 8), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
179
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Maude Frances OLDFIELD, "Tonalli", Mill Street, Carlton, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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