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Fred LOONE

Regimental number3869
Place of birthLaunceston Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTram conductor
Address232 Annandale Street, Annandale, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs L Loone, 16 Weigall Street, South Yarra, Victoria
Enlistment date29 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentActing Company Quartermaster Sergeant
Unit name17th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 February 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 9737 Pte Henry Gordon LOONE, 4th Field Ambulance, died of wounds, 28 September 1917; 9692 Sergeant Albert Charles LOONE, 13th Bn, effective abroad (still overseas); 416 Pte Sydney Perrin LOONE, 4th Machine Gun Bn, returned to Australia, 2 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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