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Frederick Charles NEWSOME

Regimental number919
Place of birthNhill Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
AddressKidd Road, Dandenong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinF C Newsome, Kidd Road, Dandenong, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll59566
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1425/59570 Pte Harry NEWSOME, 3rd Bn, returned to Australia, 10 April 1919; 1424/1756 Sergeant William NEWSOME, 8th Bn, returned to Australia, 4 June 1919.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death20 January 1968
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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