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Fred Russell BELLCHAMBERS

Regimental number703
Place of birthLatrobe, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressMoriarty, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Bellchambers, Moriarty, Tasmania
Previous military service91st Infantry
Enlistment date10 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 2, Reinforcement 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/7/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 9 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialUnicorn Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 11), Vend'huile, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
176
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary Ann BELLCHAMBERS, Moriarty Road, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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