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Frederick James THWAITES

Regimental number2138
Place of birthRosewater South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Thwaites, Melbourne Place, Alberton, South Australia
Enlistment date3 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 17 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 03-4 September 1916
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialSerre Road Cemetery No. 1 (Plot VII, Row D, Grave No. 15), Beaumont-Hamel, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick James and Margaret Duncan THWAITES, Adelaide, South Australia. Commemorated in Cheltenham Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia.~

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