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Frederick John WEBB

Regimental number28407
Place of birthNarre Warren, Victoria
SchoolHawthorn West State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmiths striker
AddressRichmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, F J Webb, 49 Type Street, Richmond, Victoria
Previous military service56th Infantry; Served in Citizen Forces.
Enlistment date29 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 14, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/41/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of disease 30 January 1917
Place of death or woundingEngland
Age at death18.10
Place of burialBulford Church Cemetery (Plot 3, Row I, Grave I), Wiltshire, England.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick John and Amelia WEBB.
Family/military connectionsCousin: Lance Coporal F.H. Weth, killed at Peronne,m France, 31st August 1918.

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