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Frederick FURNELL

Regimental number511
Place of birthNorth Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFireman
AddressAscot Vale, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ellen Hannah Furnell, 23 Epsom Road, Ascot Vale, Victoria
Enlistment date14 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameRailway Unit, Section 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Railway Operating Company
FateKilled in Action 19 September 1917
Place of death or woundingSwan Chakau, Belgium
Age at death30
Place of burialBelgian Battery Corner Cemetery (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 7), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
26
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Bridget FURNELL; husband of E.H. Furnell, 23 Epsom Road, Ascot Vale, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother

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