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Frederick Blakney WAKEFIELD

Regimental number1297
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolCleveland St Public School, Sydney, New South Wales
Address77 Buckland Street, Alexandria, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Wakefield, 77 Buckland Street, Alexandria, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets.
Enlistment date22 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameLight Trench Mortar Battery, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/130/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of pulmonary tuberculosis.
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Age at death22

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