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Frederick PERKINS

Regimental number4751
Date of birth9 February 1871
Place of birthLeicester, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address19 Young Street, Parkside, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation45
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Perkins, 19 Young Street, Parkside, South Australia
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 11 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1917
Family/military connectionsSons-in-law: 8734 Sapper Francis John Allen LORRAIN, 13th Field Company Engineers, returned to Australia, 5 January 1919; 2492 Pte Reginald Harry WILKINSON, 50th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 July 1954
Age at death83
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 2, Grave No 39), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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