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Orpheus BUCK

Regimental number4287
Place of birthVictoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressBoulder, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMargaret E Buck, Midlands, 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 1 June 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death8 November 1925
Age at death38
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery, Perth, Western Australia

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