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Joseph FODEN

Regimental number3843
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolPyrmont Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSafemaker
Address4 Experiment Street, Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, C Foden, 4 Experiment Street, Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceAustralian Military Forces, Senior Cadets.
Enlistment date2 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 15 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death19.8
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot IX, Row E, Grave No. 9A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
85
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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