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Frederick Charles MORECROFT

Regimental number12991
Place of birthVictoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressWedderburn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, G Morecroft, Wedderburn, Victoria
Enlistment date9 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentMotor Transport Driver
Unit nameSupply Column 3,Mechanical Transport Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Motor Transport Company
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Frances MORECROFT. Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death19 August 1940
Age at death55
Place of burialNew Cheltenham Cemetery, Victoria

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