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Francis Edward DE LUET

Regimental number1689
Place of birthBuckland, Victoria
SchoolBuckland state School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressBuckland PO, Buckland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Louisa De Luet, Buckland PO, Buckland, Victoria
Enlistment date7 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 8 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialMenin Road South Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row I, Grave No 12), Ieper, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
172
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Fancis and Louisa DE LUET, Buckland, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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