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Frederick Stanley SHEFFIELD

Regimental number3905
Place of birthWest Street, Torrensville, South Australia
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationLabourer
AddressTorrensville, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Sheffield, Oakington Terrace, Torrensville, South Australia
Enlistment date9 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Malwa on 2 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1917
Date of death1 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery (Road 1N, Path 30E, Grave Nos. 15&16), Adelaide
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
60
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Francis and Lavinia SHEFFIELD. Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 October 1917
Age at death20
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia

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