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Frederick William Augustus BACKMAN

Regimental number1883
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressWestonia, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Clara Jane Backman, 73 Leviathan Street, Boulder, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 18 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollINF51REIN3
FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918
Date of death18 May 1940
Place of burialFremantle Cemetery

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