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Illasus Faustus PASCOE-WEBBE

Regimental number992
Place of birthCasterton, Victoria
SchoolCasterton and Williamstown State Schools, Victoria
OccupationCommercial traveller
Address5 Lock Avenue, East St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Pascoe-Webbe, 5 Lock Avenue, East St Kilda, Victoria
Previous military serviceJoined the Field Artillery (militia) at Albert Park in about 1910 and served until enlistment
Enlistment date14 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentQuartermaster Sergaent
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).

FateKilled in Action 19 August 1917
Place of death or woundingnear Ypres, Belgium
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialVlamertinghe New Military Cemetery (Plot VII, Row E, Grave 14), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Illaesus and Kate PASCOE-WEBBE; husband of Blanche PASCOE-WEBBE, 102 Page Street, Albert Park, Victoria. Native of Casterton, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli (wounded), Western Front

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

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