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Frederick Dansay ESPENETT

Regimental number5072
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCook
Address58 Frampton Ave, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinSister, Mrs F Romanis, 8 Elgin Avenue, Armadale, Victoria
Enlistment date12 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 24 April 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Frederick Dansey
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death from cemetery records46
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 1), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
159
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Henry and Fanny ESPENETT. Native of London, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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