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Horace DUCKHAM

Regimental number3278
Place of birthYork, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBaker
AddressYork, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, John Duckham, Newcastle Street, York, Western Australia
Enlistment date26 February 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 29 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 4 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records18
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XIII,Row F, Grave No. 4), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
138
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary Ann DUCKHAM, York, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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