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Frederick Thomas BUCK

Regimental number4286
Place of birthAvoca, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMiner
AddressBoulder, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinElizabeth Buck, 8 Evan Street, Boulder, Western Australia
Enlistment date2 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 6 Tunnelling Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 1 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialKalgoorlie Cemetery (Grave No. 5157), Western Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
26
Family/military connectionsBrother: 4285 Sapper John BUCK, 3rd Tunnelling Company, returned to Australia, 21 July 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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