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William Thomas TUCKEY

Regimental number2866
Place of birthGooliva, South Australia
Place of birthNorth Adelaide, South Australia
SchoolChurch of England, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressHart Street, off Stanley Street, North Adelaide, SA
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Tuckey, Hart Street off Stanley Street, North Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 21 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Company Engineers
FateDied of disease 8 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death43
Age at death from cemetery records43
Place of burialSheffield (Burngreave) Cemetery (Plot F9, Row C, Grave No. 6), Yorkshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
25
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Jane TUCKEY, Hart Street, North Adealide, South Australia

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