Frederick William STRUHS

Regimental number4956
Place of birthSwan Reach, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressSwan Reach, Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Mr R A Struhs, Swan Reach, Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 28 June 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23.5
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 20), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr. R.A. and Mrs. G. STRUHS, Swan Reach, East Gippsland, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal